Home

Home | Number Concept | Integers | Recommended Investigations | Keeping Pace


Keeping Pace


Two joggers are running around an oval track in opposite directions. One jogger runs around the track in 56 seconds. The joggers meet every 24 seconds. How many seconds does it take the second jogger to run around the track?

(Source: Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, Mar-Apr 1997)



Submit your idea for an investigation to InterMath.