A train travels 56 miles in 1 hour. What is its average speed in miles per hour?

1 b.

An airplane flies 360 miles in 30 minutes. What is its average speed in miles per hour?

2 a.

An airplane flies 900 km in 1 1/2 hours. What is its average speed in kilometers per hour?

2 b.

An airplane flies 250 km in 15 minutes. What is its average speed in kilometers per hour?

3 a.

An airplane flies 2470 miles in 3 1/4 hours. What is its average speed in miles per hour?

3 b.

Cindy roller skates 64 miles in 4 hours. What is her average speed in miles per hour?

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Answer Key

1 a.

Its average speed is 56 miles per hour.

1 b.

Its average speed is 720 miles per hour.

2 a.

Its average speed is 600 kilometers per hour.

2 b.

Its average speed is 1000 kilometers per hour.

3 a.

Its average speed is 760 miles per hour.

3 b.

Her average speed is 16 miles per hour.

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