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Train A and Train B are traveling towards each other but are 2,100 miles apart. Train A is traveling at 50 mph and Train B is traveling at 35 mph. When will they collide?

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    The relative velocity is 85mph, and the distance is 2100 miles

    In reality, the trains will have to stop for fuel and maintenance.

    distance=rate*time
    solve for time.

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    24.7 hours

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