Posted by **jane** on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 9:46pm.

A motor boat whose speed is 2.6 m/s in still water, needs to point upstream at an angle of 28.5 in order to travel straight across the river. Calculate the speed of the current and the resultant velocity of the boat across the river.

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- physics - A boat’s speed in still water is vBW = 1.85 m/s. If the boat is to ...
- physics - Sheena can row a boat at 3.13 mi/h in still water. She needs to cross ...
- physics - Sheena can row a boat at 2.90 mi/h in still water. She needs to cross ...
- PHYSICS - Sheena can row a boat at 2.91 mi/h in still water. She needs to cross ...
- PHYSICS - Sheena can row a boat at 2.91 mi/h in still water. She needs to cross ...
- Physics - A boater wants to head straight across a river that has a current of ...
- Physics - A boat that can travel at 4.0 km/hr in still water crosses a river ...
- physics - Trevor can row a boat at 3.00 mi/hr in still water. He needs to cross ...
- Math - A boat, whose speed in still water is 2.80m/s , must cross a 280m wide ...
- Advanced Maths (Vectors) AQA Level - A boat which can travel at 5m/s in still ...