An aeroplane flies 1200 km in 2 hours. Can you express the distance covered by the aeroplane in terms of its flying time in minutes?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

Let 't' for flying time in minutes.

Since an aeroplane flies 1200 km at 2 hours.

That is in120 minutes it cover 1200 km

Or, in 1 minute it covers 1200/120 = 10 km

Therefore, if it flies for t minutes.

Total distance covered in 't' minutes =10 x t = 10t km.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM