physics
 👍
 👎
 👁

 👍
 👎
👤bobpursley 
 👍
 👎
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

Science
A boat moves at a speed of 15 km/h in still water. The river it is traveling in flows at a rate of 3 km/h downstream. What is the velocity of the boat if it travels downstream? What is the velocity of the boat if it travels

Physics
A boat’s speed in still water is 1.95m/s . The boat is to travel directly across a river whose current has speed 1.20m/s . Determine the speed of the boat with respect to the shore. Despite, I did it like taking the sqrt

science
a boat heading due north crosses a wide river with speed of 12km/h relative to the water the water in the river has a uniform speed of 5 km/h due east relative to the earth.determine the velocity of the boat relative to an

physics  relative motion
A ferryboat, whose speed in still water is 4.00m/s, must cross a river whose current is 3.00m/s. The river runs from west to east and is 128m wide. The boat is pointed north. a) If the boat does not compensate for the flow of the

Algebra
The Gulf Stream is a warm ocean current that extends from the eastern side of the Gulf of Mexico up through the Florida Straits and along the southeastern coast of the United States to Cape Hatteras, Nort Carolina. A boat travels

Algebra
A boat travels 28 km upstream in 7 hours. It travels 48 km downstream in 4 hours. Find the speed of the boat and the speed of the stream.

physics
A boat’s speed in still water is vBW = 1.85 m/s. If the boat is to travel directly across a river whose current has speed vWS = 1.20 m/s, at what upstream angle must the boat head?

Math
A boat travels 45 miles upstream in 5h. The boat travels the same distance downstream in 3hr. What is the rate of the boat in still water? What is the rate of the current? (thank you)

Math (Trig.)
A boat sailing from A to B travels in a straight line until the captain realizes he is off course. The boat is turned through an angle of 60 degrees, then travels another 10 km to B. The trip would have been 4 km shorter if the

physics
A power boat of mass 465 kg is cruising at a constant speed of 8.9 m/s. The propeller provides a drive force of 765 N. The driver of the boat shuts off the engine, and the boat coasts to a halt. Assumecontrary to factthat the

math
Two fishing boats depart a harbor at the same time, one traveling east, the other south. The eastbound boat travels at a speed 1 mi/h faster than the southbound boat. After nine hours the boats are x = 45 mi apart. Find the speed

Intermediate Algebra Word Problem
A river's current is 4mph. A boat travels 48 miles downstream in the same time it travels 24 miles upstream. Find the speed of the boat. A) What does the variable stand for? x stands for the speed of the boat. B) Write the
You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.