Velocity - 9th grade (14y) - examples
- The train
The train passed the observer in the 20s and passed through a 1500m tunnel in 2 minutes. Calculate the speed (km/h) and train length.
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?
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?
How many times a day hands on a clock overlap?
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.
- 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
- 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?
- 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?
- Rotation of the Earth
Calculate the circumferential speed of the Earth's surface at a latitude of 53.7°. Consider a globe with a radius of 6378 km.
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?
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?
- 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
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.
How long path will walk the end of the clock's minute-hand long 24 cm for 110 minutes? How long will walk in the same time hour-hand?
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.