Question

Two boys, John and Peter, are running a 100-meter race. In the first race that they run John beats Peter by 5 meters. To make things fair, the next time they race John stands 5 meters behind the starting line. If they run at the same speed as the first race, who will win the second race

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Second time john wins the race because he runs in the race with constant speed as same speed they run in 1st race.
According to the statement
We have given that the John and Peter, are running a 100-meter race.
In the first race that they run John beats Peter by 5 meters. and the next time they race John stands 5 meters behind the starting line.
Here the both participant’s speed remain same in both races.
So, We have to find that the If they run at the constant speed as the first race, who will win the second race
So, for this purpose
According to the statement
in first race john beats the peter and wins the race and if they start the second race with the same speed then it is clear that the second time john won the race.
So, Second time john wins the race because he runs in the race with constant speed as same speed they run in 1st race.