Chantal and Jean start hiking from a trailhead toward a fire tower. Jean is wearing a heavy backpack and walks slower. Chantal starts walking at 4 miles per hour. Halfway to the tower, the trail becomes really steep, and Chantal slows down to 2 miles per hour. After reaching the tower, she immediately turns around and descends the steep part of the trail at 3 miles per hour. She meets Jean at the halfway point. What was Jean’s average speed, in miles per hour, until they meet?

**Answer Choices**

A. \dfrac{12}{13}

B. 1

C. \dfrac{13}{12}

D. \dfrac{24}{13}

E. 2