Remember...we use
the Distance Formula, and it's two
variations, to solve for
distance, rate or time.
Distance = Rate
X Time
Rate =
Distance/Time
Time =
Distance/Rate
Bob took a 7 hour bicycle trip. In all, he traveled 112 miles.
What was his average rate of speed in miles per hour?


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Sally traveled from Albany to Syracuse on
Saturday. The trip took 3.5 hours and she traveled at an
average rate of 62 mph. How many miles did Sally travel?


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Mary and Jim decided to travel to Europe one summer. The jet
flew at an average rate of 550 mph and covered 3437.5 miles.
How long did the flight take?


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A train left New
York at 10:00 a.m. and arrived in Washington D.C. at 1:45 p.m..
If the distance between the 2 cities is 225 miles, what was the
average rate of speed of the train?


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A man drove 45 mph for 3
hours, and then 60 mph for another 2.5 hours. What was the total
distance the man traveled?^{
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