Thursday

April 2, 2015

April 2, 2015

Posted by **Sylvie** on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 7:14pm.

- Algebra -
**bobpursley**, Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 7:28pmlet d be the distance you travel. So 12-d is the distance friend travels. You both pedal for time t (hrs)

d=4t

12-d=11t

add the equations. 12=15t t=12/15 hr

then find d, and 12-d from either equation.

- Algebra -
**Damon**, Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 7:28pmspeed toward each other = 11+4 = 15 mph

so time = 12/15 = 4/5 hour = 48 minutes

4/5 * 4 = 16/5 = 3.2 miles

4/5* 11 = 44/5 = 8.8 miles

Now you should be able to do it with a different speed.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Algebra 1 - You are 36 miles from a friend. You both start riding your bicycles ...

Algebra 2 - two people, john and mary, are 200 miles apart and leave at the same...

algebra - two trains leave at the same time from two different stations 284 ...

math - At the beginning at a walk, Alex and Beth are 2.2 miles apart. If they ...

Simple Math Question - two people, john and mary, are 200 miles apart and leave ...

math - Two cars leave at the same time from towns that are 460 miles apart and ...

Help!...Math... - Two cars leave town going opposite directions. One car is ...

algebra - two people are 33 miles apart. they leave at the same time and travel ...

algebra - two buses leave at the same time. one travels west at 40 mph. the ...

Algebra - Two cyclists leave towns 240km apart at the same time and travel ...