# How long will it take to get too work in an electric scooter at 15 mph and my job is 1.8 miles away?

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- Engr. RonaldLv 76 months ago
d = st

t = d/s

t = (1.8miles)/(15mph)

t =0.12 hours or 7min and 12 seconds..

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- 6 months ago
Distance = rate * time

Let T = time

1.8 miles = 15 mph * T

T = 1.8 miles/15 mph = .12 hours = .12 * 60 minutes = 7.2 minutes

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- KrishnamurthyLv 76 months ago
It will take 7.2 minutes to get to work in an electric scooter

at 15 mph and if one's job is 1.8 miles away.

1.8 miles requires 7 minutes 12 seconds,

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- RRLv 76 months ago
t = d/s

t = 1.8/15

t = 0.12 hours (multiply 0.12 by 60)

t = 7.2 minutes (multiply 0.2 by 60)

t = 7 minutes 12 seconds

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- Ian HLv 76 months ago
A constant 15mph is 1 mile in 4 minutes.

So 1.8 miles, which is 18/10 miles will take (18*4)/10 = 7.2 minutes

If you need the seconds part, notice that 0,2 of 1 minute is 1/5 of 60 seconds which is 12 seconds.

Answer 7 minutes 12 seconds

Best to allow 10 or more minutes because with traffic and traffic lights the speed of the scooter will probably vary from exactly 15 mph the whole way..

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- Anonymous6 months ago
Failed 4th grade math did you? And you can actually qualify for a job? Amazing.

15 mph divided by 60 minutes = 0.25 miles per minute.

1.8 miles divided by 0.25 miles per minute = 7.2 minutes

7.2 minutes = 7 minutes and 12 seconds.

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- DixonLv 76 months agoReport
15 miles divided by 60 minutes

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- Anonymous6 months ago
10 minutes..................

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