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Posted by **Anita** on Friday, November 9, 2007 at 7:30pm.

A pilot can travel 400 miles with the wind in the same amount of time as 336 miles against the wind. Find the speed of the wind if the pilot's speed in still air is 230 miles per hour.

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**bobpursley**, Friday, November 9, 2007 at 7:44pmLet vw be velocity of wind.

400= (230+wv)time and

336=(230-wv)time

solve for wv

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**Anita**, Friday, November 9, 2007 at 7:58pmThank you bobpursley.

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