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Leaving Las Vegas (Posted on 2003-04-14) Difficulty: 4 of 5
A courier pigeon departs Las Vegas for Reno at the same time as another courier pigeon departs Reno for Las Vegas. Both pigeons fly at constant speeds, although different from each other. They cross paths 2x miles from Las Vegas. After each arrives at their destination they immediately turn around, going back and forth without breaks. They cross paths the second time x miles from Reno.

Where will they cross paths the third time?

See The Solution Submitted by Ravi Raja    
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  Subject Author Date
SolutionPraneeth Yalavarthi2007-07-17 10:59:46
SolutionThe 3 solutionsJack Squat2004-01-15 15:24:02
re: my solutionCory Taylor2003-04-17 08:23:24
my solutionCory Taylor2003-04-17 08:19:18
Solutionre(2): solution--another solutionCharlie2003-04-14 05:56:00
Some Thoughtsdon't ask me howHank2003-04-14 05:42:40
Questionre: solutionfwaff2003-04-14 04:14:31
SolutionsolutionCharlie2003-04-14 03:28:56
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