# The equation d = 1/3t describes the distance d. in yards, an object travels in t minutes. How long does it take the object to travel 1 1/4 yards?

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Dec 6, 2016

It would take the object 3 3/4 minutes or 3 minutes and 15 seconds to travel 1 1/4 yards.

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In this problem we can substitute