Time (s) |
0 |
1 |
2 |
3 |
4 |

Speed (mph) |
0 |
2 |
5 |
8 |
11 |

A bicyclist’s speed is given by the above table. How fast is the bicyclist going after 6 seconds?

mph

Based on the table to make the equation first: s = 3t – 1

When t= 6 seconds , s = 3 (6) – 1, s = 17 mph