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Question from tiffany, a student:

Brian rides his bike 0.29 miles per minute. If it takes him 22 minutes to ride his bike to his friend's house, how far away does his friend live?

Hi Tiffany,

I brian can go 0.29 miles in 1 minute, how far can he go in 2 minutes?
How far in 3 minutes?
How far in 10 minutes?
How far in 22 minutes?


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