Monday

November 24, 2014

November 24, 2014

Posted by **Anthony** on Friday, December 7, 2007 at 12:15pm.

- Algebra -
**drwls**, Friday, December 7, 2007 at 12:26pmLet X be the distance.

Time = Distance/Speed

X/8 + X/3 = 11 hours

Convert to a common denomimator.

(3X + 8X)/24 = 11

11 X /24 = 11

Divide both sides by 11.

X/24 = 1

Do you see where to go from here?

- Algebra -
**Anthony**, Friday, December 7, 2007 at 1:02pmYea I think I get it now..thanks!..I'm working on a similar problem ..definetly will post to check if its correct

- Algebra -

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

MATH - Andrea made a car trip of 440 Kilometers. She averaged 54 Kilometers per ...

math - Andrea made a car trip of 440 Kilometers. She averaged 54 Kilometers per ...

math - Phil is making a 40-kilometer canoe trip. If he travels at 30 kilometers ...

math - Phil is making a 40-kilometer canoe trip. If he travels at 30 kilometers ...

math - Phil is making a 40-kilometer canoe trip. If he travels at 30 kilometers ...

math - Phil is making a 40-kilometer canoe trip. If he travels at 30 kilometers ...

algebra - A car is travelling at a rate 120 km per hour from town A, then turns ...

Algebra - You commute 56 miles one way to work. The trip to work takes 10 ...

math - it was 96 kilometers from Perry to medford. David raced to Medford and ...

Math - A woman rides her bicycle from her house to and from a lake. It takes her...