# How do you convert 42 miles per hour to miles per minute?

##### 1 Answer

In 1 minute the distance traveled is 0.7 miles (

#### Explanation:

Using ratio in fractional format

but there are 60 minutes in 1 hour so we have:

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Given:

in minutes this is:

But we need 1 minutes so we have to change the 60 minutes to 1 minute.

For multiply and divide, what we do to the bottom we also do to the top to maintain the correct ratio.

In 1 minute the distance traveled is 0.7 miles (