Wednesday

April 16, 2014

April 16, 2014

Posted by **Kyle** on Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at 4:54am.

A) To reach point C at what bearing (angle north of west) must you aim your boat?

For this I got 83.5 deg N of W

B) Refer to part A. How long (t) will it take to cross the river?

For this I got 4.02 min

This is where I got stuck because I'm not sure how to do the last two parts...

C) Refer to part A. What distance (d, as measured by an observer on the ground) do you travel in m?

D) Refer to part A. What is the speed of your boat as measured by an observer standing on the river bank (=|VbG|) in m/min?

**Related Questions**

Physics - A 400.0-m-wide river flows from west to east at 30.0 m/min. Your boat ...

Physics - A current of a river flows steadily from west to east at 1.00 m/s. A ...

Physics - A boat is to be driven from a point on the South bank of a river which...

physics - A 200-m-wide river flows due east at a uniform speed of 4.9 m/s. A ...

physics - A 200-m-wide river flows due east at a uniform speed of 2.0 m/s. A ...

Physics - A boat travelling at 30km/hr relative to water is headed away from the...

science - A 200-m-wide river flows due east at a uniform speed of 2.0 m/s. A ...

Physics - A river 99.1 m wide flows toward the south at 31.5 m/min. A girl on ...

Physics - A train at a constant 44.0 km/h moves east for 42 min, then in a ...

Physics - A train at a constant 41.0 km/h moves east for 28 min, then in a ...