On a trip to the beach you travel 200 miles in 300 minutes. How fast did you travel?

On a trip to the beach you travel 200 miles in 300 minutes. How fast did you travel?

Detailed Explanation

First convert the 300 minutes to hours by dividing by 60 (300 ÷ 60 = 5 hours). Use the distance formula (d = rt) and substitute the known values: 200 = 5r => r = 40.