Question: A and B stand at distinct points of a circular race track of length 120m. They run at speeds of a m/s and b m/s respectively. They meet for the first time 16 seconds after they start the race and for the second time 40 seconds from the time they start the race. Now, if B had started in the opposite direction to the one he had originally started, they would have meet for the first time after 40 seconds. If B is quicker than A, find B’s speed.
(a) 3 m/s
(b) 4 m/s
(c) 5 m/s
(d) 8 m/s

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  1. Himanshu kumar 3 years ago

    Thank you🙏

  2. Kashyap Khut 3 years ago

    I am having a different answer using simultaneous equation which is 4 and it is satisfying all the conditions please clear this doubt thank you

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