A truck and a bus started off at 10: 30 am from opposite end of highway the truck traveled at a speed of 40 km/h and a bus travel at a speed of 54 km/h. If they pass each other at 1: 00 PM. What was the length of highway? 

Asked by Shibakausar42 | 5th Oct, 2019, 10:50: AM

Expert Answer:

Distance travelled = velocity × time
Time taken by truck and bus is 2.5 hrs
So, distance travelled by truck is 40 × 2.5 = 100 kms
Distance travelled by bus = 54 × 2.5 = 135 kms
Total distance of highway is 100 + 135 = 235 kms

Answered by Sneha shidid | 7th Oct, 2019, 09:28: AM