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# How do you convert speed in miles per hour into speed in feet per second?

Updated: 10/21/2022

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To convert miles per hour to feet per second multiply by 5280 (feet in a mile) and then divide by 3600 (seconds in an hour).

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### A speed of 60 miles per hour is equal to a speed of 88 feet per second find the speed in miles per hour of an aircraft travelling 1000 feet per second?

There are 3600 seconds per hour, and 5280 feet per mile. You can use those two numbers to convert from feet per second to miles per hour. Just make sure the units are right when you are finished.

### How do you convert 60 miles per hour to feet per second?

First convert to feet per hour by converting the miles to feet by multiplying by 5280 as there are 5280 feet in a mile Now convert to feet per second by converting the hours to seconds, but as the time is on the bottom of speed = distance/time, divide by 3600 as there are 3600 seconds in an hour &rarr; 60 miles/hour = (60 &times; 5280) &divide; 3600 ft/s = 88 ft/s

### A baseball player throws a baseball 88 feet per second what is the speed of the pitch in miles per hour?

There are 3,600 seconds in an hour (60 seconds / minute * 60 minutes / hour). There are 5,280 feet in a mile. Therefore to convert feet / second into miles per hour, multiply by 3,600 / 5,280 (0.68) So 88 feet per second is 60 miles per hour. To go the other way (convert from miles per hour to feet per second), divide by 0.68.

### What is 10 mile per hour measured in feet per second?

First, convert the hours to seconds:10 miles/hour x 1 hour/3600 seconds = .002777 miles/secondNext, convert the miles to feet:.002777 miles/second x 5280 feet/mile = 14.67 feet/second

### How do you convert speed in feet per second into meters per second?

Multiply feet per second by 0.3048 to get meters per second.

### How do you convert 200 feet per minute to miles per second?

Conversion: feet per minute x 0.000003157 = miles per second

### Convert 877 feet per second to miles per hour?

877 feet per second = 598 mph

### Convert 66 feet per second to miles per hour?

66 feet per second = 45 mph.

### How many feet would you travel in 1 second at 90 miles per hour?

Divide the 90 miles by 3600. That's the amount of miles you travel in a second. Then convert this from miles to feet.

### Jesse is traveling at a speed of 105 miles per hour - what is his speed in feet per second?

Jesse is traveling at 154 feet per second.

### What if the speed in feet per second if a car is traveling 62.5 miles?

62.5 miles per hour equates to 91.67 feet per second.

### Convert 176 feet second to miles hour?

Assuming the question is refering to feet PER second and miles PER hour, 176 fps = 120 mph