One train travels 325 mi in same time another goes 200 mi.

sbates

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A passenger train can travel 325 mi in the same time a freight train takes to travel 200 mi. If the speed of the passenger train is 25 mi/h faster than the speed of the freight train, find the speed of each.

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TchrWill

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A passenger train can travel 325 mi in the same time a
freight train takes to travel 200 mi. If the speed of the passenger train is 25 mi/h
faster than the speed of the freight train, find the speed of each.
How about 200/Vf = 325/(Vf + 25)

Solve for Vf and Vp
 
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