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2 Joggers run in opposite directions on a oval track.

Oval: Jogger1
Jogger 2
Problem Statement
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2 Joggers run in opposite directions on a oval track. One jogger runs the track in 56 seconds.

Both joggers meet every 24 seconds.

How many seconds does it take the second jogger to run the track
 

Problem setup

Joggers meet at

 1st lap     24 seconds

 2nd lap    48 seconds

 3rd lap    72 seconds 

 4th lap     96 seconds

5th lap     120 seconds

 6th lap     44 seconds

 7th lap     168 seconds

 

 

 

Plans to Solve/Investigate the Problem

 

Investigation/Exploration of the Problem

Lap Counter Fred Wilma Meeting 42 Second  Laps
1 56 42 24 Distance=rate*time
2 112 84 48  
3 168 126 72  
4 224 168 96  
5 280 210 120  
6 336 252 144  
7 392 294 168  
8 448 336 192  
9 504 378 216  
10 560 420 240  
11 616 462 264  
12 672 504 288  
13 728 546 312  
14 784 588 336  
15 840 630 360  
16 896 672 384  
17 952 714 408  
18 1008 756 432  
19 1064 798 456  
20 1120 840 480  
21 1176 882 504  
22 1232 924 528  
23 1288 966 552  

Distance * Rate=168 It takes 2nd jogger 168 minutes

 


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