anonymous
  • anonymous
Kristin is driving 60 miles per hour. Kristin is 20 miles behind a truck that is driving 50 miles per hour. How long will it take her to catch up to the truck? How far will she go in that time?
Mathematics
  • Stacey Warren - Expert brainly.com
Hey! We 've verified this expert answer for you, click below to unlock the details :)
SOLVED
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
jamiebookeater
  • jamiebookeater
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
MrNood
  • MrNood
How much faster than the truck is sh travelling? If the truck was stopped and she travelled at the same DIFFERENCE in speed - then the answer is the same....(for how long it would take) then use that time @ 60 mph for how far she travelled
MrNood
  • MrNood
How much faster than the truck is she travelling?
anonymous
  • anonymous
She is driving 10 miles and hour faster. @MrNood So in one hour she will have gone 10 miles farther than the truck. The truck is already 20 miles ahead of her. So the truck goes 70 miles away from her counting the distance it already has. Then she catches up by 60 miles. Then there is a difference of 10 miles. Then the truck goes 50 miles forward and she goes 60 miles. So it takes two hours.

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

More answers

anonymous
  • anonymous
So she will go 120 miles in that time.
MrNood
  • MrNood
Yes - that's correct - well done

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.