# SOLUTION: one person waxes a typical car in 4 hours. A second Person can do the same labor in 6 hours time. How long will it take to wax a typical car if they work together?

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 Question 278656: one person waxes a typical car in 4 hours. A second Person can do the same labor in 6 hours time. How long will it take to wax a typical car if they work together?Answer by Alan3354(31538)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!One person does 1/4 per hour, the other does 1/6 per hour. Add them up, go from there.