Suppose a plane flies 3470 miles from New York to London at an average speed of 1810 mi/h. Then the plane leaves London and flies to Los Angeles 5460 miles away with an average speed of 1437 mi/h. Find the average speed.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I know that v(avg) = (delta)X/(delta) T.

But my question is how do you find the average speed? is it distance 1 + distance 2 divided by speed 1 + speed 2?

or

is it Distance 1/speed one + distance 2 divided by speed 2, and then add the two answers together ?

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# Homework Help: Average speed

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