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Answer the following distance problem. Report the time to the nearest tenth of a hour.

Valerie travels at 55 kilometers/hour and Nancy travels at 27 kilometers/hour. They traveled in the same direction but Nancy had a 2.5 hour head start.

How long will it take for Valerie to catch up to Nancy?