Speed, Time, and Distance Worksheet

1 a. An airplane flies 540 miles in 3/4 hour. What is its average speed in miles per hour?

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. Grace rides her horse 56 miles in 3 hours 30 minutes. What is her average speed in miles per hour?

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. A train travels 225 miles in 3 3/4 hours. What is its average speed in miles per hour?

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. Pete roller skates 55 km in 2 3/4 hours. What is his average speed in kilometers per hour?

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. An airplane flies 2860 km in 3 hours 15 minutes. What is its average speed in kilometers per hour?

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. An airplane flies 1760 miles in 2 hours 45 minutes. What is its average speed in miles per hour?

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. Its average speed is 720 miles per hour.
1 b. Her average speed is 16 miles per hour.
2 a. Its average speed is 60 miles per hour.
2 b. His average speed is 20 kilometers per hour.
3 a. Its average speed is 880 kilometers per hour.
3 b. Its average speed is 640 miles per hour.


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