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anonymous
 5 years ago
A policeman on a motorcycle is pursuing a car that is speeding at 115 kmper hour. The policeman is 6 km behind the car and is traveling 130 kmper hour. How long will it be before the policeman overtakes the car?
anonymous
 5 years ago
A policeman on a motorcycle is pursuing a car that is speeding at 115 kmper hour. The policeman is 6 km behind the car and is traveling 130 kmper hour. How long will it be before the policeman overtakes the car?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0distance = speed * time difference in speed = 130 115 = 15 Km/hr distance between them = 6 Km time taken before the police overtakes = distance bewteen them/diferrence in speed = 6 / 15 = 0.4 hrs or 24 min
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