# SOLUTION: Kobe and Shaq leave their home traveling in opposite directions on a straight road. Kobe drives 20 miles per hour faster that Shaq. After 4 hours they are 250 miles apart. Find the

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 Question 612184: Kobe and Shaq leave their home traveling in opposite directions on a straight road. Kobe drives 20 miles per hour faster that Shaq. After 4 hours they are 250 miles apart. Find their rates. Answer by richwmiller(9144)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!(20+x)*4+x*4=250; 80+8x=250 8x=170 x=170/8 x=85/4