Finding the average velocity for this problem

  1. Sep 9, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Larry leaves home at 9:01 and runs at constant speed 400.0 yards due west to a lamppost. He reaches the lamppost at 9:06, immediately turns and runs due east 1000.0 yards to a tree. Larry arrives at the tree at 9:11. What is Larry's average velocity (in yd/min) for the entire run?


    2. Relevant equations



    3. The attempt at a solution
     
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  3. Sep 9, 2011 #2
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