What is the average speed of each train

Oct 17th, 2015
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A freight train and a passenger train leave a rail yard at the same time and travel on parallel tracks. The passenger train travels 5 mph faster than the freight train. The combined distance traveled after 2 hours is 70 miles. What is the average speed of each train?

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