# Puzzle: Qualifying for the Snail Olympics

Gertie the snail is at the trials for the Snail Olympics. The qualifying speed for the olympics is $24 \text{ cm/h}$, and she has completed one lap of the course at a speed of $12 \text{ cm/h}$. How fast does she need to go on the second lap to make her average speed for the two lap trial equal the qualifying speed?

### Description

This series of puzzles are for Year 10 or higher students, these puzzles tests your skills and also train you with problem solving and thinking out of the box

### Audience

Year 10 students or higher

### Learning Objectives

Solving puzzles

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