Athletic race

Before a race, you start 4 5/8 feet behind your friend. At the halfway point, you are 3 2/3 feet ahead of your friend. What is the change in distance between you and your friend from the beginning of the race?

Correct result:

d =  8.2917 ft

Solution:

d=323+458=19924=8 724=8.2917 ft



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