Jennifer B.

asked • 08/25/14

Jorge and Rosa drive towards Lake Murray. Jorge drives faster. How fast and long did each person drive?

Jorge was 2 times faster than Rosa when driving toward Lake Murray. In fact, Jorge drove the 162 miles to Lake Murray in 2 hours less than it took Rosa to drive 135 miles. How fast and long did each person drive?

Dattaprabhakar G.

Jennifer:
 
In my answer, below my signature you will find some mysterious text.  Those are my earlier unfinished attempts of solving the problem, which I forgot to delete.  Please ignore them.
 
Dattaparabhakar (Dr. G.)
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Dattaprabhakar G.

Jennifer:
 
I just noted something.  My answer does not require solving quadratic equations!
 
Dr. G.
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08/25/14

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