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asked • 07/28/20

What was the speed on each part of the​ trip?

During the first part of a​ trip, a canoeist travels 26 miles at a certain speed. The canoeist travels 8 miles on the second part of the trip at a speed 5 mph slower. The total time for the trip is 3 hrs. What was the speed on each part of the​ trip?



The speed on the first part of the trip was ______ mph.

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