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Homework Help: Help please physics

  1. Jun 27, 2013 #1
    Every horse travels 12 km every hour, how long will it take to travel from manila to baguio which is 500 km away?

    How will i write every hour? Im confused, is is 60 minutes? Ty in advance
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  3. Jun 27, 2013 #2
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  4. Jun 27, 2013 #3


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    "12 km every hour" = "12 km per hour" = 12 km/hr.
  5. Jun 27, 2013 #4
    Here the speed of horse is 12 km/hr.
    Speed = distance / time
    Just substitute the values in the above equation to get the time required.
  6. Jun 27, 2013 #5
    Thank you very much :)
  7. Jun 27, 2013 #6
    Isnt it t=d/v ? Cause its asking how long will it take to travel... Im kinda confused i solve it and i got 41.66hr hehe :)
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