Time + unit conversion - examples
- Thunder and lightning
There was a glimpse of the sky and we hear a thunder in 4.5 seconds. The light spreads at 300,000 kilometers per second, so we can assume the flash instantly without delay. However, the speed of the sound is much smaller in the air one third of a kilomete
The lesson lasts 45 minutes. For the week, students have 18 lesson hours. How many are the actual hours?
Walker, which makes 120 steps per minute, make distance from point A to point B for 55 minutes. The length of his step is 75cm. For how long does this distance go boy who will do 110 steps 60 cm long in a minute?
- Motion problem
From Košíc to Bratislavy go car at speed 76 km/h. From Bratislavy to Košíc go another car at speed 60 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 22 km away?
If you go at speed 6.1 km/h, you come to the station 51 minutes after leaving train. If you go by bike to the station at speed 17 km/h, you come to the station 43 minutes before its departure. How far is the train station?
How many times a day hands on a clock overlap?
Calculate how many average minutes a year is the web server is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%.
- Gimli Glider
Aircraft Boeing 767 lose both engines at 45000 feet. The plane captain maintain optimum gliding conditions. Every minute, lose 2080 feet and maintain constant speed 196 knots. Calculate how long takes to plane from engines failure to hit ground. Calculate
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?
Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 106 km long if every 5 km is station, which serve three people - one dispatcher and two switchman in 3-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 847 €.
Write time in minutes rounded to one decimal place: 1 h 42 m 22 s.
Calculate how many hours take holidays, if take 1 weeks.
21 weeks is equal to how many days?
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.
- 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
What power has a pump output to move 4502 hl of water to a height of 32 m for 5 hours?
At 15:20 the ship set sail at 16 km/h. At 17:50 followed by at 41 km/h sail boat. When sail boat catches up the ship? How many minutes will catch up took?
Car is going 89 km per hour. How long distance goes in 1 minute?
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.