Posted by **naaman** on Friday, June 29, 2012 at 6:44pm.

a passenger train traveling at 50 mph leaves the station 6 hours after a freight train and ovetakes it in 4 hours . How fast is the freight train traveling ?

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**Steve**, Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 5:47am
the passenger train traveled for 4 hours, going 200 miles.

the freight train traveled for 10 hours, going the same 200 miles, at 20 mph.

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