Two workers

The first worker completed the task by himself in 9 hours, the second in 18 hours. After two hours of joint work left first worker to a doctor and the second finished the job himself. How many hours worked second worker himself?

Result

x =  12 h

Solution:


2(1/9+1/18)+x/18=1

x = 12

x = 12

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