convert miles/minutes to Miles/hr

Reference this video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGdc0IfF6rg
...at one point, one man states that it would take "about a minute and a half" to go 80 miles
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(80 miles per 1.5 minutes)
...so what would that be in MPH...?
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Joseph DalyCommented:
That would be 3200 miles an hour.

1 hr is 60 minutes. 1.5 minutes is 1/40th of an hour. So multiply 80*40 and you get 3200.
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Joseph DalyCommented:
Another way to do this would be to get it into miles per minute.

80 miles in 1.5 minutes  = 53.333333333 repating miles per minute.

53.3333333333 x 60 minutes in an hour = 3200
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Jeffrey CoachmanMIS LiasonAuthor Commented:
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Naresh PatelFinancial AdviserCommented:
Miles       Minutes
80.            1.5
X.               60
Cross multiplication
X= 80*60/1.5
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