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Math Problem of the Week Results and New POW

Submitted by david.thacker on Sat, 08/29/2015 - 10:28

First Day of School ANSWER

435 handshakes

Winners: (Get Your Treat from Mrs. Coxson)

Holden Bayless, Broc Bennett, Audrey Burton, Colby Davis, Cael Erickson, Ethan Graham, Andrew Holley, Callie Johnson, Maddy Johnson, JJ Marsigli, Morganne Price, Ty Reese, Tracee Jones, Sydney Seeley, and Ryan Whitaker

A Question of Speed

When Peter and Bill ran a 100-meter race, Peter won by five meters.  To give Bill a chance to win, they raced again, but this time Peter started five meters behind the starting line.  Each boy ran the race at the same speed as in the first race.  What were the results of the second race?