Posted by kellie on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 5:27pm.
A ship leaves port and heads due east at a rate of 32 miles per hour. Ever since the ship left port, it has been pushed south by a strong constant wind. Five hours after leaving port, the ship is 200 miles away. What is the effective push on the ship from the wind?

geometry  Anonymous, Monday, November 19, 2012 at 6:25pm
A ship leaves port and heads due east at a rate of 48 miles per hour. Ever since the ship left port, it has been pushed south by a strong constant wind. Four hours after leaving port, the ship is 240 miles away. What is the effective push on the ship from the wind?

geometry  Anonymous, Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 6:22pm
24

geometry  Anonymous, Monday, February 17, 2014 at 10:10am
solve it yourself.
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