# SOLUTION: Train X is 6 mph slower than the speed of train B. Train A travels 230 miles in the same time it takes train B to travel 260miles. Find the speed of each train.

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 Question 513871: Train X is 6 mph slower than the speed of train B. Train A travels 230 miles in the same time it takes train B to travel 260miles. Find the speed of each train.Answer by josmiceli(9817)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let = the speed of train B Then = the speed of train A Let = time for both trains Train A: (1) Train B: (2) ------------- (1) Substitute (2) into (1) (1) (1) (1) (1) ----------- From (2) (2) (2) (2) and (1) (1) (1) ---------------- Train A travels 46 mi/hr Train B travels 52 mi/hr