#### mathdad

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Solution:

Total distance = 210 miles

Bus rate = 50 mph

Bus time (in hours) = x

Car rate = 55 mph

Car time (in hours) = x

Set up:

50x + 55x = 210

Is this equation correct for vehicles traveling in opposite directions from the same starting point?