S sandyk109 New member Joined May 7, 2007 Messages 15 Aug 4, 2007 #1 Jerry spent 2.5 hours in biking up Mount Lowe, rested at the top fo 30 mins, and biked down in 1.5 hours. How far did he bike if his rate of ascent was 3 km/h less than his rate of descent?

Jerry spent 2.5 hours in biking up Mount Lowe, rested at the top fo 30 mins, and biked down in 1.5 hours. How far did he bike if his rate of ascent was 3 km/h less than his rate of descent?

tkhunny Moderator Staff member Joined Apr 12, 2005 Messages 9,790 Aug 4, 2007 #2 Distance = Rate * Time It's all you need except maybe to realize that it's the same distance up and back. Please show your work so that appropriate assistance may be given.

Distance = Rate * Time It's all you need except maybe to realize that it's the same distance up and back. Please show your work so that appropriate assistance may be given.