Meredith M.

asked • 08/06/18

which of the following equations, when solved for t, gives the number of seconds Jean will take to catch up to Sula?

during their morning jog in the park, jean stops at a drinking fountain. Sula continues to jog and gets 10 meters ahead of jean. sula is jogging at a constant rate of 2 meters per second, and jean starts jogging at a constant rate of 2.4 meters per second to catch up to sulk. which of the following equations, when solved for t, gives the number of seconds Jean will take to catch up to Sula?
 
2t + 10 = 2.4t is the correct answer/equation; I just need someone to please explain why!

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