Motion Problem Set Ups1. A passenger train’s speed is 60 mi/h, and a freight train’speed is 40 mi/h. The passenger train travels the same distance in 1.5 h less time than the freight train. How long does each train take to make the trip? s
Motion Problem Set Ups2. Marla begins walking at 3 mi/h toward the library. Her friend meets her at the halfway point and drives her the rest of the way to the library. The distance to the library is 4 miles. How many minutes did Marla walk? Distance1st Half32?2?2nd HalfmphmRateteiTimmi32t
Motion Problem Set Ups3. Lois rode her bike to visit a friend. She traveled at 10 mi/h. While she was there, it began to rain. Her friend drove her home in a car traveling at 25 mi/h. Lois took 1.5 h longer to go to her friend’s than to return home. How many hours did it take Lois to ride to her friend’s house?
Motion Problem Set Ups4. Fred begins walking toward John’s house at 3 mi/h. John leaves his house at the same time and walks toward Fred’s house on the same path at a rate of 2 mi/h. How long will it be, in minutes, before they meet if the distance between the houses is 4 miles?
Motion Problem Set Ups5. May rides her bike the same distance that Leah walks. May rides her bike 10 km/h faster than Leah walks. If it takes May 1 h and Leah 3 h to travel that distance, how fast does each travel? Distanc1010eMaLh3ye13arRateTihrrrmrehr1.56040rr
Motion Problem Set Ups6. A train leaves the station at 6:00 P.M. traveling west at 80 mi/h. On a parallel track, a second train leaves the station 3 hours later traveling west at 100 mi/h. At what time will the second train catch up with the first? DistanceFirst TrainSecond Trai833080100100nmphtttRateTimempht801030tt
Motion Problem Set Ups7. At 10:00 A.M., a car leaves a house at a rate of 60 mi/h. At the same time, another car leaves the same house at a rate of 50 mi/h in the opposite direction. At what time will the cars be 330 miles apart?60DistanceFirst CarSecond 6050Car50mRateTimphmphetttt6050330tt