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Atlanta Ferris Wheel Linear Speed (2)

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The Skyview ferris wheel in Atlanta, Georgia overlooking Centennial Park is $200$ feet high from the ground and takes about $15$ minutes to make $4$ full rotations.

Determine the linear speed of the ferris wheel in miles per hour. Round your answer to one decimal place.

A

$1.2$ mi/hr

B

$1.9$ mi/hr

C

$2.3$ mi/hr

D

$2.6$ mi/hr

E

$3.8$ mi/hr