# SOLUTION: If Sally can paint a house in 4 hours, and John can paint the same house in 6 hours, how long will it take both of them to paint the house together?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Miscellaneous Word Problems Question 191004: If Sally can paint a house in 4 hours, and John can paint the same house in 6 hours, how long will it take both of them to paint the house together?Answer by checkley75(3666)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!4*6/(4+6)=24/10=2.4 hours when they work together.