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**smmmc** this is it

1. Jack cycles home from work, a distance of 10x km. Benny leaves at the same time and

drives the 40x km to his home.

a. Write an expression in terms of x for the time taken for Jack to reach home if he cycles

at 8 km/h on average.

b. Write an expression in terms of x for the time taken for Benny to reach home if he

drives at an average speed of 70 km/h.

c. In terms of x, find the difference in times of the two journeys.

d. If Jack and Benny arrive at their homes 30 minutes apart

i. find x, correct to three decimal places

ii. find the distance from work of each home, correct to the nearest kilometre.

im stuck on d