Ellie leaves home at 07:45 and drives to work at a constant speed of 56 mph for 1 hour and 30 minutes. She stays at work until 16:45 and then drives (at a constant speed) to her friend's house located 40 miles away from her workplace. It takes her 1 hour and 30 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 Ellie travel to get to work?

2) For how long was Ellie at work?

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

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2) 7 hours and 30 minutes

3) 26.7 mph

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1) Ellie travelled 84 miles to get to work2) 7 hours and 30 minutes

3) 26.7 mph

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