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There's a tunnel with two lanes where in both lanes there is a certain count of cars.

All of the cars in lane 1 have the same distance(in meters) and move with the same speed in meters/sec.

All of the cars in lane 2 have the same distance(in meters) and move with the same speed in meters/sec.

From t1 to t2 time, how many meetings between cars will there be? Keep in mind that the count of cars in both lanes is different everytime and the length of the tunnel(in meters) is also different everytime.

What I have tried:

C#
using System;

namespace TunnelWithCars
{
    class Program
    {
        static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            int tunnelDistance;
            int cars1Count;
            int cars2Count;
            int cars1Distance;
            int cars2Distance;
            int cars1Speed;
            int cars2Speed;
            int timeInSecondsForCarsToMeet;
            int carMeetingsCount;
        }
    }
}
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Updated 15-Jun-22 9:12am
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PIEBALDconsult 15-Jun-22 15:13pm    
... and toy cars.
Patrice T 15-Jun-22 15:15pm    
Indeed, it can help :)

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