Tag Archives: time

Walk to School

Jaisi runs twice as fast as she walks. When going to school one day she walks for twice the time she runs and takes minutes to complete the trip. On her way home after school, she runs for twice the … Continue reading

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Fast Clock Slow Clock

When minutes elapse on a correct clock, minutes register on clock (fast), and only minutes register on clock (slow). If later in the day, clock reads and clock reads , what was the correct time when the two clocks were … Continue reading

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Two Bicyclists

Two bicyclists miles apart start pedaling toward each other traveling at mph and mph, respectively. A fly flies at mph from one bicycle to the other, turns around instantly, and flies back to the other bicycle. If the fly continues … Continue reading

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Block Schedule

A school system plans to switch to block schedule. Currently, there are seven 47-minute teaching periods in a day, minutes passing time, and minutes for lunch. In the new schedule, there will be four teaching periods each day, minutes between … Continue reading

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