Time + motion problems - examples
- Direct route
From two different places A and B connected by a direct route, Adam (from city A) and Bohus (from city B) started at a constant speed. As Adam continued to go from A to B, Bohus turned around at the time of their meeting and at the same speed he returned t
- Cars speeds
Distance from city A to city B is 108 km. Two cars were simultaneously started from both places. The speed of a car coming from city A was 2 km/h higher than the second car. What was the speed of each car if they met in 54 minutes?
- Cars 6
At 9:00 am two cars started from the same town and traveled at a rate of 35 miles per hour and the other car traveled at a rate of 40 miles per hour. After how many hours will the cars be 30 miles apart?
- Motion problem
From Bratislavy to Martina go car at speed 83 km/h. From Martina to Bratislavy go another car at speed 62 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 21 km away?
- Bus vs. train
Bus started from point A 25 minutes before the train started from the same place. The bus went an average speed of 41 km/h, train 67 km/h. To point B train and bus arrived simultaneously. Calculate time of train journey, if train and bus travelled the.
From the crossing of two perpendicular roads started two cyclists (each at different road). One runs at average speed 18 km/h, the second at average speed 24 km/h. Determine the distance between them after 30 minutes cycling.
Cyclist started out of town at 20 km/h. After 0.6 hours car started behind him in the same direction and caught up with him for 52 minutes. How fast and how long went car from the city to caught cyclist?
- Two cars
Two cars started against each other at the same time to journey long 225 km. First car went 35 km/h and second 48 km/h. What distance will be between this cars 20 minutes before meet?
Car goes from point A to point B at speed 70 km/h and back 76 km/h. If they goes there and back at speed 73 km/h trip would take 19 minutes shorter. What is distance between points A and B?
Trolleybus line No. 207 measured 26 km. If the trolleybus go faster by 7 km/h, the way there and back would is shorter by 12 minutes. Calculate the trolleybus speed and how much time it takes a return trip.
- The cyclist
The cyclist went from village to town. First half of journey went at 19 km/h. The second half of the journey, which mostly fell, went at 33 km/h. All journey took 67 minutes. Calculate the distance from the village to the town.
- Train and car
The train and the car started at a constant speed to journey. When the train travels 78 km, the car travels 64 km. How many km travels the train when the car travels 78 km?
- Reconstruction of the corridor
Calculate how many minutes will be reduced to travel 192 km long railway corridor, where the maximum speed increases from 120 km/h to 160 km/h. Calculate how many minutes will shorten travel time, if we consider that the train must stop at 6 stations, eac
Car is going 89 km per hour. How long distance goes in 1 minute?
From the cottage started first group of tourists at 10:00 AM at speed 4 km/h. The second started after them 39 minutes later at speed 6 km/h. How long and how many kilometers from the cottage will catch the first group?
On the tourist map at a scale of 1 : 100000 is distance between two points along a straight road 5.4 cm. How long travels this distance on a bike at 23 km/h? Time express in minutes.
- Pedestrian up-down hill
Pedestrian goes for a walk first at plane at 4 km/h, then uphill 3 km/h. Then it is in the middle of the route, turns back and goes downhill at speed 6 km/h. Total walk was 6 hours. How many kilometers went pedestrian?
From two different locations distant 104 km started against car and bus. The car started at 5:30 with average speed 58 km/h. Bus started at 6:40 with average speed 79 km/h. When they meet? How many kilometers went the bus?
- Speed of Slovakian trains
Rudolf decided to take the train from the station 'Nová Baňa' to 'Gelnica'. In the train timetables found train R 371 Horehronec : km0Břeclav os.n.05:268Lanžhot05:3205:3214Brodské05:3705:3818Kúty05:4205:4344Malacky05:5906:0082Bratislava hl.st.06:2606:37
From station 130 km away started passenger train and after 2.8 hours after the express train, which travels 24 km an hour more. Express train finish journey 14 minutes early. Calculate the average speed of this two trains.