# Rates - Page 2

Questions

- How much interest will #$500# earn in three years at #6%# simple rate of interest?
- A runner was training for a race. She was able to run 16 miles in 96 minutes. To the nearest hundredth, what is her average speed?
- Patricia paid $312 for 4 nights at a hotel. What was the nightly rate for her room?
- What is the rate and unit rate of $7.96 for 5 pounds?
- What is the unit rate of 130 miles in 2 hours?
- What is the unit rate of $6.00 for 12 oranges?
- Metropolitan Middle School has 564 students and 24 teachers. Eastern Middle School has 623 students and 28 teachers. Which school has the lower unit rate of students per teacher?
- What is the unit rate of 50 goals scored in 25 games?
- 40 pounds of chocolate fudge sold for $2.15 per pound and vanilla fudge sold for $1.90 per pound. Your class made $158.20. How many pounds of vanilla fudge were sold?
- Larry reads 42 pages in 7 nights each week. Anna reads 62 pages in 5 nights each week. Who reads more pages in a week?
- There are 365 days in a year. How do you find the number of days in 3 years?
- At the school book sale, Michael bought 3 books for $6. Darnell bought 5 books for $10. Are these rates proportional?
- What is the unit rate for someone who can type 8,580 words in 2 hours and 45 minutes?
- If Brendan drove 4 miles in 8 hours, how many miles did he drive in 3 hours?
- If a gardener can mow a lawn in 20 min, what portion of the lawn can the gardener mow in 1 min?
- Kenneth drove 194.3 miles in 3 7/20 hours. What was his average speed?
- In 1/4 hour, Kyle jogged 2 1/2 mi. Dee jogged 1 3/4 mi in 10 minutes Who ran at a faster rate? What is that rate?
- Water is flowing out of an artesian spring at a rate of 8 cubic feet per minute. There are 7.5 gallons of water per cubic foot. How many minutes will it take for the water to fill up a 300 gallon tank?
- How do you find a unit rate?
- Cole ran 3 miles in 27 minutes . Carson ran 2 miles in 20 minutes. Aaravind ran 5 miles in 35 minutes if each student ran at a constant rate , who is the fastest runner?