Three horses on track

Jul 17th, 2015
Anonymous
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Mathematics
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Three horses leave the starling line at the same time. trotting around a circular track 600 yards in circumference. In one minute the 1st horse covered 1/2 of the track, the second horse covers 1/5 of the track, and the third horse covers 1/3 of the track. If the horses continue trotting at the same speed until they all reach the starting lines at the same time, how many minutes will they have trotted and how far will each horse have traveled?

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