**Problem Solving Example
Problem**

**Problem:** How fast, in meters per second, would a car have to
travel from Lyndonville to St. Johnsbury in order to complete the trip in only 5
minutes. Assume that the car travels at a constant rate of speed and the
distance between Lyndonville and St. Johnsbury is 10 miles.

**Solution:**

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