Laurna C.

asked • 05/31/18# time and miles per hour

If Bob is traveling 65mph and Bill is traveling 70mph how long will it take until they are 270 miles apart?

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## 1 Expert Answer

Carol H. answered • 05/31/18

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**Arturo is correct in his comment.**

**But, let's pretend they left from the same point and traveled in opposite directions. Distance = rate X time**

**65t + 70t =**

**270**

**135t = 270**

**t = 2 hours**

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Arturo O.

05/31/18