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If a 10 MB file is transferred over a 2 megabits per second connection, how many seconds it would take to transfer. using the nearest 0.1 second [closed]

Can someone please explain to me If a 10 MB file is transferred over a 2 megabits per second connection, how many seconds it would take to transfer. using the nearest 0.1 second. Thank you
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I'm downloading a torrent with over 350 seeders and 2200 leechers. However I only download at about 10 kbps with 5 seeds/leechers. I'm figuring out it's because utorrent didn't check for speed with ...
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I have an Acer 1810TZ (Win 7 Pro 64bit) with a Intel(R) WiFi Link 1000 BGN. When I'm connected to access points, where only 2 or 3 other devices are connected at the same time, the speed of my wlan is ...
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My network connection is reeeeaaaaaal slow lately. How can I analyze the problem to find the culprit? Candidates I see are: my machine (although it works ok on other networks) my wlan (reception is ...
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Although internet connection is fast enough (8 Mbps, wireless speedtest), I'm having trouble streaming radio from a certain site. Here's the peculiar thing: the stream seems to run smoothly on other ...
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I noticed my internet has been really slow for past week, so i did a speed test and got a 0.50 Mb/s download speed when my real speed is 6 Mb/s. I performed this test from my computer via wireless (my ...
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Software to measure the speed of http browser connections

I'm trying to gather some ammunition about my ISP and it's aggressive traffic shaping of particular websites. So I'm looking for an application that will allow me to see what speeds I get to ...
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Few days ago I opened my computer as I always do after school, and got pretty amazed about my low 1.27kb/s download-speed. It has continued for few days already. We have a wireless network, which is ...
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what are different connection speed ratings?

I've heard different terms advertised for connection speeds . What are common ones today and what do they mean?
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My situation is that I am a college student living in an apartment complex using AT&T internet (included). Since everyone in the complex is on the same line, even if I am connected to the ...