Math word problem help

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Two friends leave their houses at the same time and run across town towards each other. The first friend runs at a speed of 8 miles per hour. The second friend runs at a speed of 7 miles per hour. If they left at 6 p.m. and their houses are 20 miles apart, at what time will they meet?

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