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# Auburn to Bangor

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## Auburn to Bangor

A car travels from Auburn to Bangor, passing through Augusta and then Waterville along the way. The distance from Auburn to Augusta is one third the distance from Auburn to Bangor. The distance from Augusta to Waterville is
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5
the distance from Auburn to Augusta. The distance from Waterville to Bangor is 49 miles. How long was the total trip?

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