Thursday

March 5, 2015

March 5, 2015

Posted by **Tess** on Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 8:59pm.

1. What is the velocity of the jogger relative to the water?

2. Later, the jogger is moving toward the stern (rear) of the ship. What is the jogger's velocity relative to the water now?

- physics -
**Kody**, Monday, September 8, 2014 at 8:41pmhaha this one had me stuck for a while as well, but it is really easy. All you have to do is add the two velocitys for the first answer (because if the ship is moveing 6.8 m/s and you are running with the ship then you will add 2.2 m/s and you will get your answer.) and if you are running against the ship (opposite direction of where the ship is going) then you would simply subtract.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Calculus - A cruise ship's captain sets the ship's velocity to be 26 knots at a...

Math - When navigating their crafts, ship captains and airplane pilots can often...

Algebra 2 - When navigating their crafts, ship captains and airplane pilots can ...

Algebra 2 - When navigating their crafts, ship captains and airplane pilots can ...

fourth grade math - the passengers of a cruise ship were shocked to learn that ...

Calculus - At 8:00am, ship A is 120km due east of ship B. Ship A is moving north...

physics - A ship is moving West at a velocity of 30 mph and a person is on deck ...

Physics - Problem 2- 1. As a ship is approaching the dock at 45 cm/s, an ...

algebra - A cruise ship is traveling in the Atlantic Ocean at a constant rate of...

Calculus - "At 9am ship A is 50 km east of ship B. Ship A is sailing north at ...