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Two friends decide to cycle to a picnic spot the first person cycles 5 and a 1/2 km/hour and 2nd cycles 6 and a3/4 km/hour to make up for being slow the first person starts out two and half hour earlier after how much time and distance will the 2nd person catch up with the first ??

so, what have you come up with so far?
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