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anonymous
 one year ago
A car passes a landmark on a highway traveling at a constant rate of
55
kilometers per hour. One hour later, a second car passes the same landmark traveling in the same direction at
63
kilometers per hour. How much time after the second car passes the landmark will it overtake the first car?
anonymous
 one year ago
A car passes a landmark on a highway traveling at a constant rate of 55 kilometers per hour. One hour later, a second car passes the same landmark traveling in the same direction at 63 kilometers per hour. How much time after the second car passes the landmark will it overtake the first car?

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madhu.mukherjee.946
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Let t = time for the 2nd car to catch the 1st From the information given, we know that the first car is 55 km ahead of the 2ndcar when it passes the marker. : write a distance equation, dist = speed * time

madhu.mukherjee.946
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.163t=55t+55 8t=55 t=6.875

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you so much!!!

madhu.mukherjee.946
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1your welcome!

madhu.mukherjee.946
 one year ago
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