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Nick S.

asked • 03/06/16

Story problem help

A private airplane leaves Midway Airport and flies due east at a speed of 180 kph. Two hours later, a jet leaves Midway and flies due east at a speed of 900 kph. how far from the airport will the jet overtake the private plane?

I need some help with this problem. Please explain how to set up the equation. Once it is set up, I completely know how to solve it. Thanks in advance!

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