Posted by **Karina** on Friday, March 15, 2013 at 12:22am.

Suppose you want to row your boat across a 3-mile-wide river. You can row at a speed of 2.5 mi/h. The current is flowing south at a rate of 1.4 mi/h. At what angle upstream should you aim your boat so that is ends up going straight across?

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