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September 2, 2014

Homework Help: math

Posted by JEN on Monday, July 15, 2013 at 9:04am.

Two radar stations at A and B, with B 6 km east of A, are tracking a ship which is generally to the north. At a certain instant, the ship is 5 km from A and this distance is increasing at the rate of 28 km/h. At the same instant, the ship is also 5 km from B, but this distance is increasing at only 4 km/h. Where is the ship, how fast is it moving, and in what direction is it moving?

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