# A racing tortoise covers #360 cm# in #9# seconds. How fast is it walking?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 20, 2016

#### Answer:

The speed is 40 cm/sec or 0.4 m/sec

#### Explanation:

This is a distance speed time question.

"How fast ?" is asking for the speed.

A more usual unit for speed would be m/sec, which would be