# Aneesha travels at a rate of 50 miles per hour. Morris is traveling 3 feet per second less than Aneesha. Which is the best estimate of the speed Morris is traveling?

##### 1 Answer

A reasonable estimate of Morris's speed would be

#### Explanation:

The phrasing of the question implies that there should have been a list of values to choose from but no such list was provided.

So

There are

If we round this down to

then we have an estimated speed difference of

So Morris is travelling at approximately

or at approximately

As a point of interest, using a spreadsheet to calculate the difference in traveling at 60 miles per hour versus 58 miles per hour gave a value of