Head Start 1
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Answer the following distance, rate, and time problem.
Report your answers to the nearest tenth of a unit.

Maria gives Juan a 16ft head start before the start of the race. Maria runs at 11fps and Juan runs at 9fps.

How long will it take for Maria to catch up to Juan? secs
How far will Maria travel during the race? feet
How far will Juan travel during the race? feet