A handy way of remembering how to calculate one of speed distance and time is to use one of the triangles below. The graph below describes a journey that has several parts to it each represented by a different straight line.
The topic of speed distance and time from the year 8 book of the mathematics enhancement program.
Speed distance time worksheet ks3. Long did it take the train to complete it s journey. You have to be very careful when you calculate the speed because there could be various units used. For information about these re.
We then cover up the one we want to find represented by a red circle and complete the calculation using the other two values from the triangle. Speed is worked out by dividing the distance travelled by the time taken. What distance did she travel.
John is a runner. You can choose the types of word problems in the worksheet the number of problems metric or customary units the way time is expressed hours minutes fractional hours or decimal hours and the amount of workspace. Jonesk5 functional skills maths revision bundle both levels.
The horizontal line means divide and the times symbol means multiply. Using distance time graphs. 2 7 analyse distance time graphs including determination of speed from the gradient.
A car travels a distance of 540km in 6 hours. Recall some typical speeds encountered in everyday experience for wind and sound and for walking running cycling and other transportation systems. Speed distance time formula triangle.
Time distance speed graphs ks3. A train travels at a speed of 30mph and travel a distance of 240 miles. Free 34 popular paid resources.
Bf 09 00 11 00 the person travelled 30 km away from their starting point and that took them 2 hours. A girl cycles for 3hrs at a speed of 40 km h. Speed distance and time.
2 6 recall and use these equations average speed distance time distance travelled average speed x time. Learn how the average speed of an object is calculated and how distance time graphs work with bbc bitesize ks3 science. Make customizable worksheets about constant or average speed time and distance for pre algebra and algebra 1 courses grades 6 9.
The formula can also be written in this form. Speed distance time worksheet. A great lesson plan for time distance graphs with a starter main and plenary.
If the distance is in metres m and the time in seconds s the speed is calculated in metres per second m s if the distance is in miles and the time in hours h the speed is calculated in miles per hour mph other units could be given too. What speed did it travel at. Both pdf and html formats are available.
Bf 11 00 12 00 we can see that the line is flat so the distance from their starting point did not change they were stationary. Circles 5 compound area involving circles circular compounds worksheet.