math

posted by .

Two cars are driving toward each other from opposite directions. If one is driving 55 mph, the other is driving 60 mph and the cars are 500 miles apart, how long will it be before they pass each other? Round to the nearest tenth of an hour

  • math -

    time=distance/relativevelocity=500mi/(60+55)mph

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Help!...Math...

    Two cars leave town going opposite directions. One car is traveling 55 mph, and the other is traveling 65 mph How long will it take before they are 180 miles apart?
  2. 10th grade algebra

    two cars are driving toward each other from opposite directions if one is driving 55mph the other is driving 60mph and the cars are 500 miles apart how long will it be before they pass each other?
  3. 10th grade algebra

    two cars are driving toward each other from opposite directions if one is driving 55mph the other is driving 60 mph and the cars are 500miles apart how long before they pass each other?
  4. PLEASE HELP!!!

    two cars are driving toward each other from opposite directions if one is driving 55mph the other is driving 60 mph and the cars are 500miles apart how long before they pass each other?
  5. algebra

    Two cars are driving toward each other from opposite directions. If one is driving 55 mph, the other is driving 60 mph and the cars are 500 miles apart, how long will it be before they pass each other?
  6. math

    Two cars begin driving toward each other from towns that are 150 miles apart. The first car is traveling 45 miles per hour, and the second is traveling 55 miles per hour. If each leaves at 2:15 pm, when will the two cars pass on the …
  7. Physics

    Two trains are moving toward each other with speeds of 23 mph and 37 mph. How far apart are they before they pass each other?
  8. Stupid Math School Math

    Two cars are 750 miles apart and start moving towards each other. One car moves with the average speed of 40 mph and the other is 10 mph faster. When will the cars meet if they started to move at 11:00 a.m.?
  9. Lee college

    two cars start driving in the same direction from the same place. If one travels 54 mph and the other 61 mph, how long will it take to be 49 miles apart?
  10. Math

    Two cars start at the same time but travel in opposite directions. One car avaerage speed was 20mph at the end of 2 hours the two cars are 200 miles apart. Find the avatars speed in mph of the other car.

More Similar Questions