SOLUTION: two trains are 200 miles apart, and thier speeds differ by 10 mph. Find the speed of each train if they are traveling toward each other and will meet in 2 hours.

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 Question 298512: two trains are 200 miles apart, and thier speeds differ by 10 mph. Find the speed of each train if they are traveling toward each other and will meet in 2 hours.Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!D=RT 200=(R+R+10)2 200=(2R+10)2 200=4R+20 4R=200-20 4R=180 R=180/4 R=45 MPH. FOR THE SLOWER TRAIN. 45+10=55 MPH. FOR THE FASTER TRAIN. PROO F: 200=(45+55)2 200=100*2 200=200