11 Answered Questions for the topic Distance Word Problem

Distance Word Problem Distance

07/21/20

#### Trent flies a plane against a headwind for 5589 miles. The return trip with the wind took 12 hours less time. If the wind speed is 6 mph, how fast does Trent fly the plane when there is no wind?

Trent flies a plane against a headwind for 5589 miles. The return trip with the wind took 12 hours less time. If the wind speed is 6 mph, how fast does Trent fly the plane when there is no wind?

Distance Word Problem

03/17/18

#### Renee left the restaurant traveling 20 mph. Then, 2 hours later, Karen left traveling the same direction at 28 mph. How long until Karen catches up with Renee?

its a distance

Distance Word Problem

01/04/18

#### Two cars started from the same point at 5 a.m. traveling in opposite directions at 40 and 50 mph respectively. At what time will they be 450 miles apart?

solve a distance word problem

11/06/17

#### jane leaves savanna on I-95 traveling north at an average speed of 39 miles per hour. two hours later, jake also leaves savannah

jane leaves savanna on I-95 traveling north at an average speed of 39 miles per hour. two hours later, jake also leaves savannah traveling north on i-95, but at an average speed of 52 miles per...
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Distance Word Problem

02/20/17

#### sophie runs at 5.4 mph and angie runs at 4.9 mph. How far do they run if sophie finishes .6 hours ahead of angie?

I do not even know how to set up the problem. I don't think there is enough information to set it up.

12/05/16

#### A phone line runs east along a field of 1.8 miles and then north along the edge of the same field for 2.75 miles.

A phone line runs east along a field of 1.8 miles and then north along the edge of the same field for 2.75 miles. If the phone line cost $ 3500 per mile to install, how much could have been saved...
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Distance Word Problem

04/26/16

#### A farmer bought a number of pigs for $230. However, 6 of them died before he could sell the rest at a profit of 6 per pig. His total profit was $42. How many pi

A farmer bought a number of pigs for $230. However, 6 of them died before he could sell the rest at a profit of 6 per pig. His total profit was $42. How many pigs did he originally buy?

03/24/16

#### Last one, bikes on a trail distance variable

Sean and Madison bike along the same trail. Madison bike the entire trail at a speed of 20 MPH and Sean bikes it at a speed of 15 MPH. Madison finishes biking the entire trail 8 minutes before...
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Distance Word Problem

10/05/15

#### Distance of two trains leaving at different times.

A train left Miami and traveled toward NYC. 14 hours later a diesel train left traveling at 45km/hr in an effort to catch up to the train. After traveling for four hours the diesel train finally...
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09/02/15

#### A car travels 180 miles in t hours at a speed of r mph. If the car travels half as fast but three times as long, how far does it travel?

Use the fact that distance equals speed times time.

Distance Word Problem Speed Distance Time

05/27/15

#### Brad and Curtis went walking. Brad began walking 20 seconds earlier than Curtis. Brad walks at a rate of 5 feet per second. Curtis walks at a rate of 6 feet

Two boys, Brad and Curtis, went for a walk. Brad began walking 20 seconds earlier than Curtis. Brad walked at a speed of 5 feet per second. Curtis walked at a speed of 6 feet per second. For how...
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