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Let it Snow (Posted on 2003-06-05) Difficulty: 5 of 5
One morning it starts to snow at a constant rate. Later, at 6:00am, a snow plow sets out to clear a straight street. The plow can remove a fixed volume of snow per unit time.

If the plow covered twice as much distance in the first hour as the second hour, what time did it start snowing?

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  Subject Author Date
Hints/Tipsre: Twice is not twiceDJ2004-03-08 13:23:59
Twice is not twiceP C2004-02-04 19:51:05
re: Solutionphilip2004-01-21 05:18:18
re: let it snow, let it snowDJ2003-06-06 02:21:19
re: let is snow, let it snowcheeZ2003-06-05 20:50:18
re: let it snow, let it snowmark hartman2003-06-05 19:37:58
let it snow, let it snowmark hartman2003-06-05 19:18:13
re: SolutionBrian Smith2003-06-05 13:32:42
re: SolutionTrevor Leitch2003-06-05 13:23:51
SolutionSolutionBryan2003-06-05 10:53:20
SolutionIf my math is right...Charlie2003-06-05 10:33:03
equation cityCory Taylor2003-06-05 08:14:42
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