# Speed distance time?

##### 2 Answers

If they start moving towards each other simultaneously, they will meet after

#### Explanation:

If they meet at a distance

Distance covered by truck will be :

Distance =

Distance covered by car will be :

distance =

equating (1) and(2):

One hour.

#### Explanation:

Using the fact that

The rate of the truck is 58 miles per hour.

Since the car is 1.5 times faster than the truck, the speed of the truck is

Now, if the truck and the car are coming towards each other, then it is the same as combining their speed.

Therefore,

It takes one hour.