Grandmother

Mom walked out to visit her grandmother in a neighboring village 5km away and moved at a speed of 4km/h.
An hour later, father drove down the same road at an average speed of 64km/h.

1) How long will take to catch mom die?
2) What is the approximate distance in meter meters? (round to an integer)

Correct result:

t =  4 min
s =  4267 m

Solution:


4•(1+t/60) = 64•t/60

60t = 240

t = 4

Calculated by our simple equation calculator.
s1=64 t/60=64 4/6064154.2667 km s=s1m=s1 1000 m=4.26666666667 1000 m=4267 m=4267 ms_{1}=64 \cdot \ t/60=64 \cdot \ 4/60 \doteq \dfrac{ 64 }{ 15 } \doteq 4.2667 \ \text{km} \ \\ s=s_{1} \rightarrow m=s_{1} \cdot \ 1000 \ m=4.26666666667 \cdot \ 1000 \ m=4267 \ m=4267 \ \text{m}



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