Cara leaves home at 08:45 and drives to work at a constant speed of 48 mph for 1 hour and 45 minutes. She stays at work until 16:00 and then drives (at a constant speed) to her friend's house located 35 miles away from her workplace. It takes her 1 hour and 45 minutes to reach her friend's house.Name: Date:

Draw a distance-time graph to represent this information.

Answer the following questions:

1) How far did Cara travel to get to work?

2) For how long was Cara at work?

3) What was her average speed after leaving work (correct to 3 s.f.)?

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2) 5 hours and 30 minutes

3) 20 mph

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1) Cara travelled 84 miles to get to work2) 5 hours and 30 minutes

3) 20 mph

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