# A hiker travels in a straight line for 40 min with an average velocity that has magnitude 1.2 m/s. How far is she from her starting point after this time?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 2, 2018

#### Explanation:

Distance is given by the equation:

where:

#d# is the total distance traveled

#s# is the speed of the person in this case

#t# is the time taken

Here: