Posted by **ruca** on Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at 11:05am.

A man who can row in still water at 3 mph heads directly across a river flowing at 7 mph.

At what angle to the line on which he is heading does he drift downstream and at what speed does he drift downstream?

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