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...If traffic is light, he will travel a average speed of 50 mph and arrive 1 hour early. If traffic is heavy, he will travel at an average speed of 30 mph and arrive on time. t represents Bill's driving time, in hours. 50(t-1) =30t What is the distance, in miles, from Bill's house to the baseball game? **please tell me how you solve it, I need to know how you do it...

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    Solve the equation 50(t-1) =30t for t. t=5/2 Plug t into the equation and evaluate each side separately. 75miles=75miles rate * time = distance

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