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John and Allen are bicycle riders that are currently 30 miles apart on a certain trail. If they leave at the
same time and travel in the same direction, John overtakes Allen in 6 hours. However, if they leave at the same
time but travel toward each other, they meet in 1 hour. Find their speeds.

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