## Exam-Style Questions on Speed## Problems on Speed adapted from questions set in previous Mathematics exams. |

## 1. | GCSE Higher |

Mr Finknottle takes his parents for a drive in his car.

He drives the first ten miles in ten minutes then drives at an average speed of 68 miles per hour for 1 hour 45 minutes.

He finds this information about his car:

Average Speed (s) | \(s \le 65 mph\) | \( s\gt 65 mph\) |
---|---|---|

Miles travelled per gallon | 60 | 50 |

Use the information to find how many gallons of petrol he uses during the drive.

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