a boat sets off for Plymouth at 09:30 & arrrives in France at 4pm. Its speed was 25m?hr. What distance did it cover?

a boat sets off for Plymouth at 09:30 & arrrives in France at 4pm. Its speed was 25m?hr. What distance did it cover?

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so 6 x 25 = 150 miles
chloe
15 March 2011
then multiply this by the speed which is 25 miles per hour
chloe
15 March 2011
Ok so first work out how many hours it took which is 6.5 hours
chloe
15 March 2011
this assumes of course that France and the UK are on the same time. If France is 1 hour ahead, it only takes the boat 5.5 hours. On that basis, it only covers 5.5 x 25 = 137.5 miles
kevin.gibson
15 March 2011
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