Thank you Jay, I will send your solution to the teacher. Much appreciated.
Dr. Carmelita Lamb
Turtle Mountain Community College
Department of Teacher Education
Belcourt, ND
Hello,
I tried a number of different strategies with this problem. A little background....I am a teacher education department chair and this problem was posed to me by a first year teacher. She is in a small rural school where she is required to teach all science classes in a high school...
Homework Statement
Two students are traveling along a straight line path. One at .9m/s, the other at 1.9 m/s. How far does the faster student travel in order to arrive at the destination in 5.5 min.
Homework Equations
I was using x=Vx X t for each students path and subtracting the...