Posted by **sherri** on Monday, October 6, 2008 at 6:21pm.

Problem

A businessman drives from Washington, D.C. to Boston, a distance of 442 miles, and then makes the return trip. On the way to Boston, he drives 65 miles per hour, taking a 1-hour rest stop during the drive. After finishing his business in Boston, he makes the return trip driving at 60 miles per hour and takes a 45-minute rest stop halfway through the trip.

Which leg of the journey, Washington, D.C. to Boston, or Boston to Washington, D.C. takes the longer time?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Math- Multi-step word problems - A plane traveling from Chicago to Boston with a...
- math word problem - Here's the latest from the UMW math department: Andy drove ...
- Math - It takes a plane 40 minutes longer to fly from Boston to Los Angeles at ...
- math 3 - the distance between los,angeles,ca and boston .ma is about 3,020 miles...
- meeting and chasing problem - Amy and Beth live the same place which is 10 miles...
- distance - At 9AM, a freight train leaves Boston for NYC, traveling at an ...
- Algebra - Two trains, one going from Boston to New York and the other going from...
- Algebra - Two trains, one going from Boston to New York and the other going from...
- Algebra 1 - Nico drives from school to the store at 25 miles per hour. He drives...
- Math - A plane leaves Boston at 10 am (Boston time) and flies non-stop to LA, ...

More Related Questions