A person ran 8 miles and then walked 6 miles. If he ran 5 miles per hour faster than he walked and the total time was 2 hours, then how fast did he walk?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:15 pm ad1c9bdddf
Let his walking speed be x miles per hour, then his running speed is x+5 mph
He spent 8/(x+5) ...
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