Then and Now--What We Had, How We Learned

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    Then and Now--What We Had, How We Learned

    some take wing, some don't--hows this....

    man on a motercycle wants to travel 2 miles in 2 minutes
    he travels the 1st mile averaging 30 mph

    how fast must he travel in the 2nd mile to achieve his goal?
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    You are a poor writer, or maybe drunk. At least edit the thread title.

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    i suppose with only 17--sorry, i was told it is 28 likes. i should bow to Cold Shot, pull the thread and eat my Soylent Green....munch, munch
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    Is it faster to Chicago or by bus? Exactly :-)

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    Aiko--Chicago, motorcycle--try the question, OK?


    man on a motercycle wants to travel 2 miles in 2 minutes
    he travels the 1st mile averaging 30 mph

    how fast must he travel in the 2nd mile to achieve his goal?
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    Gonna need a time machine since he frittered all his time away making the first mile. BTW, it's motorcycle.
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    Speed of light would work - if you allow for rounding. Otherwise, can't be done.
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    Yep, he won't make it in 2 minutes... that's how long his first mile took him.
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