# SOLUTION: Biking at 12 mph, it takes Kristen 1/2 hour to reach the train station to go to work. Kristen then takes the train to work, and it takes another 1/2 hour for her to get to work whe

Algebra ->  Customizable Word Problem Solvers  -> Travel -> SOLUTION: Biking at 12 mph, it takes Kristen 1/2 hour to reach the train station to go to work. Kristen then takes the train to work, and it takes another 1/2 hour for her to get to work whe      Log On

 Ad: Over 600 Algebra Word Problems at edhelper.com Ad: Algebrator™ solves your algebra problems and provides step-by-step explanations! Ad: Mathway solves algebra homework problems with step-by-step help!

 Word Problems: Travel and Distance Solvers Lessons Answers archive Quiz In Depth

 Click here to see ALL problems on Travel Word Problems Question 605269: Biking at 12 mph, it takes Kristen 1/2 hour to reach the train station to go to work. Kristen then takes the train to work, and it takes another 1/2 hour for her to get to work when the train travels 24 mph. How far does Kristen travel to work?Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(16527)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Biking at 12 mph, it takes Kristen 1/2 hour to reach the train station to go to work. Kristen then takes the train to work, and it takes another 1/2 hour for her to get to work when the train travels 24 mph. How far does Kristen travel to work? : Write a distance equation, dist = speed * time : Total dist = bike dist + train dist d = 12(.5) + 24(.5) d = 6 + 12 d = 18 mi