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Middle School: Distance-Rate-Time

Distance-rate-time problems can be solved using simple variables, offering a way to practice algebraic reasoning skills at the middle-school level, and addressing the NCTM Algebra Standard for Grades 6-8.

For background information elsewhere on our site, explore the Middle School Algebra and Word Problems areas of the Ask Dr. Math archives. To find relevant sites on the Web, browse and search Basic Algebra in our Internet Mathematics Library; to find middle-school sites, go to the bottom of the page, set the searcher for middle school (6-8), and press the Search button.

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California Dreaming - Judy Ann Brown
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Determine the length of time that will be needed to drive from Allentown, Pennsylvania, to Los Angeles, California. ... more>>

Distance Driving - Judy Ann Brown
Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Write an expression that will help you determine how long it will take the car to travel any given number of kilometers. ... more>>

Lost in Des Moines - Judy Ann Brown
Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Calculate the speed of a car using given information. ... more>>

Sailing Around the World - Leon Roland & class
Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Determine the amounts of the supplies that Giuseppi Linguini will need to sail around the world. ... more>>

Saturday Bike Ride - Judy Ann Brown
Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Now that spring has arrived, Ali and Maya decide to dust off their bikes and go for a Saturday ride. Help find what time they will meet. ... more>>

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