# SOLUTION: chuck and dana agree to meet in chicago for the weekend. Chuck travels 148 miles in the same time that dana travels 124 mile. If Chuck;s rate of travel is 6mph more than Dana's the

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 Question 309005: chuck and dana agree to meet in chicago for the weekend. Chuck travels 148 miles in the same time that dana travels 124 mile. If Chuck;s rate of travel is 6mph more than Dana's then at what rate does chuck travels.?Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let Dana's rate of travel be xmph Chuck travels at a rate of x+6 mph . Time taken by Dana to travel 124 miles = 124/x Time taken by chuck in the same time = 148/x+6 124/x = 148/x+6 124(x+6)=148x 124x + 744=148x 148x-124x= 744 24x= 744 x=31 which is dan'a rate of travel chuck travels 31 +6 = 37 mph