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May 2014 Puzzle

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Tommy Travison routinely rides the same bike route
from his home to his grandmother's house.
The route consists of uphill, downhill, and level terrains
and he averages 6mph going uphill,
12 mph going downhill,
and 8 mph on the level terrain.
Riding to his grandmother's house takes 36 minutes,
while the return trip along the same route takes 45 minutes. 

How far is it to his grandmother's house?

Your solution must clearly indicate how your answer was obtained. 


 
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