Posted by **Allison** on Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at 6:21pm.

At 2:00PM boat X is heading due west at 15mph towards a dock that is exactly 15 miles away. At the same time boat Y leaves the dock traveling due north at a speed of 20mph. At what time will the boats be closest together?

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