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Between the Trains

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Puzzle ID:#959
Fun:*** (2.24)
Difficulty:** (1.92)
Category:Math
Submitted By:Michelle***

 

 

 



Two trains are on a head on collision course. The trains are currently 65 miles apart. The north bound train is traveling at 55 miles per hour and the south bound train is traveling at 80 miles per hour. What is the distance between the trains two minutes before they collide?

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SaturnCat08*
Aug 02, 2005

Great Job!!!!
Jimbo*au*
Mar 31, 2009

Not really Math - just simple mental arithmetic.

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