Chucho P.

asked • 08/28/17

An aircraft carrier made a trip to dry dock and back. The trip there took five hours and the trip back took nine hours. It averaged 8 mph faster on the trip the

An aircraft carrier made a trip to dry dock and back. The trip there took five hours and the trip back took nine hours. It averaged 8 mph faster on the trip there than on the return trip. What was the aircraft carrier's average speed on the outbound trip?

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Andrew M. answered • 08/28/17

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