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Word Problem : Speed and Distance

Ryan starts jogging home at the rate of 6km/hr. After reaching Harbor Front, he begins jogging back home. Because of fatigue, his speed for the return trip decreases to 4.5km/h and takes 1 hour longer. Determine the total distance that Ryan jogged.

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Assume that the distance is s(km). Then from his home to Harbor Front, it takes him T hours where

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A speed and distance problem is solved.