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100 points for $49 worth of Veritas practice GMATs FREE VERITAS PRACTICE GMAT EXAMS Earn 10 Points Per Post Earn 10 Points Per Thanks Earn 10 Points Per Upvote ## How many hours does it take Jennifer to run y miles if she r tagged by: M7MBA ##### This topic has 2 expert replies and 1 member reply ## How many hours does it take Jennifer to run y miles if she r ## Timer 00:00 ## Your Answer A B C D E ## Global Stats Difficult How many hours does it take Jennifer to run $$y$$ miles if she runs at a speed of $$x$$ miles per hour? (A) $$\frac{x}{y}$$ (B) $$\frac{y}{x}$$ (C) $$xy$$ (D) $$60\frac{x}{y}$$ (E) $$\frac{y}{60x}$$ OA=B Source: Veritas Prep ### GMAT/MBA Expert GMAT Instructor Joined 08 Dec 2008 Posted: 12985 messages Followed by: 1249 members Upvotes: 5254 GMAT Score: 770 M7MBA wrote: How many hours does it take Jennifer to run $$y$$ miles if she runs at a speed of $$x$$ miles per hour? (A) $$\frac{x}{y}$$ (B) $$\frac{y}{x}$$ (C) $$xy$$ (D) $$60\frac{x}{y}$$ (E) $$\frac{y}{60x}$$ OA=B Source: Veritas Prep time = distance/rate So, time = y/x Answer: B Cheers, Brent _________________ Brent Hanneson â€“ Creator of GMATPrepNow.com Use my video course along with Sign up for free Question of the Day emails And check out all of these free resources GMAT Prep Now's comprehensive video course can be used in conjunction with Beat The GMATâ€™s FREE 60-Day Study Guide and reach your target score in 2 months! ### Top Member Legendary Member Joined 29 Oct 2017 Posted: 965 messages Followed by: 4 members We know that $$Speed=\frac{Dist}{time}$$ $$x=\frac{y}{time}$$ $$time=\frac{y}{x}$$ (Units get canceled and we'll remain with hours) ### GMAT/MBA Expert GMAT Instructor Joined 25 Apr 2015 Posted: 2801 messages Followed by: 18 members Upvotes: 43 M7MBA wrote: How many hours does it take Jennifer to run $$y$$ miles if she runs at a speed of $$x$$ miles per hour? (A) $$\frac{x}{y}$$ (B) $$\frac{y}{x}$$ (C) $$xy$$ (D) $$60\frac{x}{y}$$ (E) $$\frac{y}{60x}$$ OA=B Source: Veritas Prep We are given that Jenniferâ€™s rate is x, and we need to determine how long it will take her to run y miles. Since time = distance/rate, the time it takes her to run y miles is y/x. Answer: B _________________ Scott Woodbury-Stewart Founder and CEO scott@targettestprep.com See why Target Test Prep is rated 5 out of 5 stars on BEAT the GMAT. Read our reviews • Get 300+ Practice Questions 25 Video lessons and 6 Webinars for FREE Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Practice Test & Review How would you score if you took the GMAT Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Trial & Practice Exam BEAT THE GMAT EXCLUSIVE Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • 5 Day FREE Trial Study Smarter, Not Harder Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Veritas GMAT Class Experience Lesson 1 Live Free Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Award-winning private GMAT tutoring Register now and save up to$200

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