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WEIGHTED AVERAGE
A SHIP TRAVELS FROM NEW YORK TO SOUTHAMPTON ENGLAND AT 33 MILES PER HOUR. A PLANE TRAVELING 605 MILES PER HOUR TAKES 104 HOURS LESS TIME TO MAKE THE SAME TRIP. HOW FAR APART ARE THE TWO CITIES?

MATH 
Ms. Sue,
http://www.indo.com/cgibin/dist?place1=New+York%2C+NY&place2=Southampton%2C+UK

MATH 
Reiny,
let the time taken for the ship be t hours
then the time taken by the plane is t104 hours
so 605(t104) = 33t
solve for t, then evaluate 33t