# A crime suspect fled the scene when police officers entered the building. How far could he run in 10 minutes if he can run 5 miles per hour?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 24, 2014

The answer is

For unit conversions, we want to use the multiply by 1 method:

#5(mi)/h*10MIN*(1h)/(60MIN)=50/60mi=5/6mi#

The 2 left factors are given so we need to determine the

We want miles in our answer, we don't want

We have