Before a race, you start 4 5/8 feet behind your friend. At the halfway point, you are 3 2/3 feet ahead of your friend. What is the change in distance between you and your friend from the beginning of the race?
Did you find an error or inaccuracy? Feel free to write us. Thank you!
Thank you for submitting an example text correction or rephasing. We will review the example in a short time and work on the publish it.
Tips to related online calculators
You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:
Related math problems and questions:
- Athletic race
In a race, the second-place finisher crossed the finish line 1 1/3 minutes after the first-place finisher. The third-place finisher was 1 3/4 minutes behind the second-place finisher. The third-place finisher took 34 2/3 minutes. How long did the first-pl
Martin is making a model of a Native American canoe. He has 5 1/2 feet of wood. He uses 2 3/4 feet for the hull and 1 1/4 feet for a paddle. How much wood does he have left? Martin has feet of wood left.
Mr. Billy calculated that excavation for a water connection digs for 12 days. His friend would take 10 days. Billy worked 3 days alone. Then his friend came to help and started on the other end. On what day since the beginning of the excavation they met?
- Max has
Max has a 1/3 of a pound of pretzels and wants to share equal parts between himself and a friend. How much pretzels will Max's friend receive?
Jeffery is painting a wall the width of the wall is 9 feet the length of the was is 8 2/3 feet what is the area of the wall Jeffery wants to paint?
- Change the numbers in the ratio
Change the numbers 29, 38, and 43 in a 3: 4 ratio.
- Tractor wheels
The front wheel of the tractor has a circumference of 18 dm and the rear 60 dm. We will make a red mark on the lowest point of both wheels. The tractor then starts. At what distance from the start will both marks appear identically at the bottom again?
Alley measured a meters. At the beginning and end are planted poplar. How many we must plant poplars to get the distance between the poplars 15 meters?
- Temperature change
The mean temperature change is -3.2°F per day for five days. What is the total change over the five day period?
- The distance
The distance between two towns on a given map is 3 ½ cm. If ½ cm represents 6km. , what is the distance between the two towns?
Headteacher think whether the distribution of pupils in race in groups of 4,5,6,9 or 10. How many pupils must have at least school at possible options?
Alexandra made a rectangular quilt the measured 3 1/4. 2 3/4 feet in width. What is the area of the quilt in square feet? Write an equation to solve.
- The plan
The plan of the housing estate is in three scales 1: 5000,1: 10000,1: 15000. The distance between two points on a plan with a scale of 1: 10000 is 12 cm. What is this distance on the other two plans? What is this distance?
- On day
On day one of the trip they drove 1/4 of the total distance. On day two they drove 1/2 of the total distance. What fraction of the total distance is left to travel?
Ameeka is in charge of designing a school pennant for spirit week. She wants the base to be 3 1/2 feet and the height to be 6 1/2 feet. She has 20 square feet of paper available. Does she have enough paper?
Marvin buys a hose that is 27 ¾ feet long. He already owns a hose at home that is ⅔ the length of the new hose. How many total yards of hose does Marvin have now?
Stella's family traveled 5/8 of the distance to her grandmother’s house on Saturday. They traveled 2/3 of the remaining distance on Sunday. What fraction of the total distance to her grandmother’s house was traveled on Sunday?