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silly-sammy

  • 2 years ago

Khang and Hector live 32 miles apart in southeastern Missouri. They decide to bicycle towards each other and meet somewhere in between. Hector's rate of speed is 60% of Khang's. They start out at the same time and meet 2 hours later. Find Hector's rate of speed.

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    Khang will travel dk=V*t=v*2 miles in two hours. Hector will travel dh=V*t=0.6v*2 miles in two hours. Finally, dk+dh must equal 32 miles. You can find v then :)

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