# SOLUTION: Martina leaves home at 9 A.M., bicycling at a rate of 24 mi/h. Two hours later, John leaves, driving at the rate of 48 mi/h. At what time will John catch up with Martina?

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 Question 59154: Martina leaves home at 9 A.M., bicycling at a rate of 24 mi/h. Two hours later, John leaves, driving at the rate of 48 mi/h. At what time will John catch up with Martina?Answer by checkley71(8403)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!24X=48(X-2) 24X=48X-96 24X-48X=-96 -24X=-96 X=-96/-24 X=4 HOURS JOHN WILL CATCH UP WITH MARTINA.