# A train covers 60 miles between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. How fast was it going at 3 p.m.?

Apr 25, 2016

60 $\div$2

#### Explanation:

The train journey took 2 hours. The train covered 60 miles in just 2 hours. To find the speed at 3pm, 60 $\div$2 = 30.
The train was traveling at about 30 miles per hour.