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 Click here to see ALL problems on Travel Word Problems Question 516598: Hello! Could you please help me with the problem. It appears more complicated than I thought. The trip from the house to the lake at 30mi/h takes 12 min longer then the return trip at 48mi/h. How far apart are the lake and the house. Thank youAnswer by richwmiller(9135)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!r*t=d the distance is the same in both directions let t equal the time from the lake t+12/60=t+1/5=time for the trip to the lake 48t=30(t+1/5) 48t=30t+6 18t=6 t=1/3 hour 1/3*48=16 miles apart.