## Questions and Answers for Algebraic Word Problem

Algebraic Word Problem

### A question from my homework: Two MSU cross-country runners are 440 yards apart and are running towards each other,...

First, we note that 440 yards is equivalent to 0.25 miles. To answer the problem, we first try to visualize what's happening. There are two runners, A and B. The speed of A is 8mph, that of B is...