Mail train

The speed of the mail train is 1370 meters per minute. Express it in miles per hour, correct to three significant figures. Given that 1 meter =39.37 inches.

Correct answer:

v =  51.0766 mph

Step-by-step explanation:

s=1370 39.37 60=3236214 m t=36 1760=63360 h v=s/t=3236214/63360=51.0766 mph



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