Example: A vehicle covers 140m in 3 seconds. How many metres will it cover in a minute?
1 minute = 60 seconds
Vehicle covers 140 m in 3 seconds
Hence in 60 seconds, he covers 140 x 20 = 2800 m Answer: 2800 m Directions: Solve the following. Also write at least 10 examples of your own.

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Q 2: A bird swoops to catch its prey at 20 m/s. It swoops for two and a half seconds. How far does it swoop? 50 m 15 m 120 m 30 m

Q 3: A plane travels at 520 mph. How far does it travel in 30 minutes? 30 miles 520 miles 120 miles 260 miles

Q 4: A train travels at 102 mph. How far does it travel in 20 minutes? 51 miles 68 miles 20 miles 34 miles

Q 5: A car travels at 55 km/h, and drives for 3 hours. How far has it gone? 110 km 55 km 220 km 165 km

Q 6: A snail moves at 2cm every minute. At this speed how far does he go in an hour? 120 m 60 cm 120 cm 200 m

Q 7: Peter walks at 4 mph for 2 and a half hours. How far does he walk? 10 miles 8 miles 8.5 miles 12 miles

Q 8: A baby crawls at 1m/s. How far does it travel in a minute and a half? 50 m 30 m 120 m 90 m

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