Velocity - examples
- Train and walker
Walker passes an hour 5 km. Express train per hour 100 km. Walker went 4 hours. How many minutes took the distance express train?
- 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
Route is long 203 km and the first day first regiment went at an average speed 20 km/h and journey back 19 km/h. The second day went second regiment same route at an average speed 18 km/h there and back. Which regiment will take route longer?
- 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?
A cyclist passes 88 km in 4 hours. How many kilometers he pass in 8 hours?
Monkey fell in 31 m deep well. Every day her scramble 3 meters, at night dropped back by 2 m. On that day it gets hangover from the well?
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?
The clock shows 12 hours. After how many minutes will agle between hour and minute hand 80°? Consider the continuous movement of both hands hours.
How many times a day hands on a clock overlap?
- 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.
- 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
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.
Washing machine drum wash at 75 RPM. Washing machine motor pulley has diameter 6 cm. What must be the diameter of the drum machine pulley when the motor is at 316 RPM?
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?
Water pipe has a cross-section 1420 cm2. An hour has passed 831 m3 of water. How much water flows through the pipe with cross-section 300 cm2 per 8 hours if water flow same speed?
Cyclist started at 5:00 from point N to point O. After 20 minutes, followed him at the same speed the second cyclist. Walker, which went from O to N, started at 5:40. After 56 minutes he met the first cyclist and after next 16 minutes the second cyclist. D
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?
- 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?
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.