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Distance Traveled By Car Wheels

Question: The wheels of a car have a 24-in. diameter. When the car is being driven so that the wheels make 10 revolutions per second, how far will the car travel in one minute?

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First calculate the perimeter of the wheel
P=pi*diameter =3.14*24in= 75.36 ...

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The solution provides detailed calculations and the required reasoning to understand how to compute for time in the given physics-based problem. All equations are included.