Posted by **mike** on Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 7:47am.

A canoeist can paddle 12 km upstream and 12 km back downstream in the same amount of time as she can paddle 25 km in still water. If the rate of the current is 2 km/hour, what is her rate in still water?

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