# DOWNSTREAM

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22. A motor boat whose speed is 18 km/h in still water takes 1 hour more to go 24 km upstream than to return downstream to the same spot. Find the speed of the stream

Math
Victoria has a boat that can move at a speed of 20km/h in still water. She rides 140km downstream in the same time it takes 35km upstream. What is the speed of the river?

math (algerba 1)
A motorboat can travel upstream on a river at 18km/h and downstream at 30km/h. How far upsteam can the boat travel if it leaves at 8am and must return by noon?

math
a motorboat takes 5 hours to travel 45km downstream and then 18 km upstream on a river whose current flow of the rate of 3 km/hr. how fast can the boat travel in still water?

Algebra
The speed of the current is 4kph. A boat travels 6km upstream in the same time it takes to travel 10km downstream. What is the spees of the boat in still water?

Algebra
The speed of the current is 4kph. A boat travels 6km upstream in the same time it takes to travel 10km downstream. What is the spees of the boat in still water?

Math
JJ's boat will go 15 mph in still water. If he can go 12 mph downstream in the same amount of time it takes to go 9 mph upstream, what is the speed of the current?

physics
Traffic shock wave. An abrupt slowdown in concentrated traffic can travel as a pulse, termed a shock wave, along the line of cars, either downstream (in the traffic direction) or upstream, or it can be stationary. Figure 2-22 shows a uniformly spaced line of cars moving at ...

Math
A boat, which moves at 18 mph in still water, travels 14 miles downstream in the same amount of time it takes to travel 10 miles upstream. Find the speed of the current.

Math
Austin is in his pedal boat. It takes him 1.5 hours to travel 12 miles downstream and 6 hours to return. What is the rate of the current? Please show me how to solve it as well, I really have no idea. Thanks.

Physics
A swimmer is heading straight for the other shore of a river with a velocity of vs=0.5 m/s relative to the water, but is carried away by the current, which has a velocity of vr=0.4 m/s. It takes her 20.6 s to get across. How far downstream does she end up?

math algebra
a motorboat, which can travel at 20 miles per hour in still water, takes 3/5 as long to travel downstream on a river from a to b, as to return. Find the rate of the rivers current.

Texas History
If a legislator supported a measure letting factories be built on a river in her home district but then reversed his decision when he worried about pollution being sent downstream, which model of representation would he be following?

algebra1
Sam rows up a river to camp in three hours.The next day he makes the return trip downstream in one hour. If he can row two mph in still water, how fast is the current? i don't understand this?

alegrbra
A tugboat is going 100 miles upstream in 10 hours and returning downstream in 5 hours. What is the boats speed and the speed of the current?

physics
Water is flowing at 6 m/s in a circular pipe. If the diameter of the pipe decreases to five-seventh its former value, what is the velocity of the water downstream?

Algebra
A boat can travel 48 miles downstream in 4 hours and can make the return trip in 6 hours. Find the speed of the boat in still water.

Physics
A swimmer is heading straight for the other shore of a river with a velocity of vs=0.7 m/s relative to the water, but is carried away by the current, which has a velocity of vr=0.3 m/s. It takes her 20.3 s to get across. How far downstream does she end up? This is what I did ...

algebra
A boat on a river travels downstream between two points, 70 mi apart, in one hour. The return trip against the current takes 2 1 2 hours. What is the boat's speed (in still water)

ALGEBRA
Jim paddles a canoe upstream at a rate o 3mi/hr. Traveling downstream, he travels at 8 mi/hr. What is his rate in still water and what is the rate of the current? PLEASE SHOW THE SOLUTION EQUATION

math
28 miles downstream in 2 hours 12 miles upstream in 3 hours what would the be speed in still water

physics
The current of a river is 1.9 m/s. A person can swim 0.7 m/s. What is the best angle for the swimmer so that it is swept downstream the shortest distance possible? Distance of river is 120 m.

Physics 11
A river has a current of 5 m/s. A boat tries to head directly across at 4 m/s. When the boat reaches the other side it is 30m downstream. How wide is the river ?

physics 11
A river has a current of 5 m/s. A boat tries to head directly across at 4 m/s. When the boat reaches the other side it is 30m downstream. How wide is the river ?

algebra
A speedboat moves at a rate of 21 km/hr in still water. How long will it take someone to ride the boat 60 km downstream if the river's current moves at a rate of 9 km/hr?

math
A speedboat moves at a rate of 21 km/hr in still water. How long will it take someone to ride the boat 60 km downstream if the river's current moves at a rate of 9 km/hr?

intermediate algebra
a motorboat moves 25 miles per hour in still water. it travels 21 miles upstream and 21 miles downstream in a total time of 2.0 hours. whatis the speed of the current?

physics
Water is flowing at 3 m/s in a circular pipe. If the diameter of the pipe decreases to four-ninth its former value, what is the velocity of the water downstream? Answer in units of m/s.

maths
a steamer goes downstream in a river and covers the distance between upstream in 6 hours if the speed of the stream is 3 km/hr. firnd the speed of the steamer in still water.

Math
a motorboat can go 24 miles downstream in the same amount of time that it takes to go 12 miles upstream. The boats speed in still water is 12 mph. What is the speed of the river? mi/hr?

Math 111
It takes a motorboat 1 1/3 hours to go 20 miles downstream and 2 2/9 hours to return.Find the rate of the current andthe rate of the boat in still water.

elem algebra
the current in a stream moves at a speed of 10 mph. a boat travels 17 mi upstream and 17 mi downstream in a total time of 10 hr. What is the speed of the boat in still water?

math
A boat travels 23 mph relative to the riverbank while going downstream and only 11 mph returning upstream. What is the boat's speed in still water?

algebra
A boy can row 18km. downstream and return a distance of 16 km/hr upstream in 5hrs. If the rate of the current is 6km/hr, What is the boy's rate of rowing in still water?

algebra
A boy can row 18km. downstream and return a distance of 16 km. upstream in 5hrs. If the rate of the current is 6km/hr, What is the boy's rate of rowing in still water?

math
The current in a stream moves at a speed of 4 mph. A boat travels 24 mi upstream and 24 mi downstream in a total time of 14 hrs. What is the speed of the boat in still water?

Math
A boat traveling downstream can travel 10 miles in 1/2 hour. The same distance traveling upstream will take 2 hours. What is the speed of the boat and the rate of the current?

swim
A swimmer is capable of swimming 1.00 m/s in still water. If she aims her body directly across a 150-m-wide river whose current is 0.80 m/s, how far downstream (from a point opposite her starting point) will she land?

physics
A swimmer is capable of swimming 0.95 m/s in still water. (a) If she aims her body directly across a 150-m-wide river whose current is 0.65 m/s, how far downstream (from a point opposite her starting point) will she land?

maths
The speed of a boat in still water is 8km/h. It travels upstream for a distance of 1.5km and returns(downstream) to the starting point. If the whole trip takes 2/5 hours, find the speed of the stream flow.

Math
Jamie trains on his surfs every weekend. He paddles upstream for 3 1/2 hours, and then returns downstream to the point where he started in 2 hours and 6 minutes. If the river flows at 3 km/h find: a) his paddling speed in still water

Math (urgent) hw due tommorow!
The speed of a stream is 3 km/h. A boat travels 25 km upstream in the same time it takes to travel 35 km downstream. What is the speed of the boat in still water?

Algebra
Manuel has a boat that can move at a speed of 30 kn/h in still water. He rides 280 km downstream in a river in the same time it takes to ride 70 km upstream. What is the speed of the river?

Physical Science
Trying to figure this out and can't: The elevation of a streambed is surveyed near a bridge to be 2,367m. At another bridge 12.2km downstream the elevation is 2,232m. What is the gradient of this stream?

math 0312
The current in a stream moves at a speed of 9 mph. A boat travels 17 mi upstream and 17 mi downstream in a total time of 13 hrs. What is the speed of the boat in still water?

Math
3). Sam rows up a river to camp in three hours. The next day he makes the return trip downstream in one hour. If he can row two mph in still water, how fast is the current?(The question was not answered last time).

linear equations in two variable
A person going at a rate of 5 km/hr in still water,takes thrice as much time in going 40km upstream as in going downstream. Find the speed of the stream.

college physics
A swimmer is heading straight for the other shore of a river with a velocity of vs=0.7 m/s relative to the water, but is carried away by the current, which has a velocity of vr=0.3 m/s. It takes her 20.3 s to get across. How far downstream does she end up? Can someone please ...

Algebra
The speed of the current in a stream is 4 mi/hr. It takes a canoeist 96 minutes longer to paddle 13 miles upstream than to paddle the same distance downstream. What is the canoeist's rate in still water?

Math
The speed of the current in a stream is 4 mi/hr. It takes a canoeist 96 minutes longer to paddle 13 miles upstream than to paddle the same distance downstream. What is the canoeist's rate in still water?

Math
A salmon swims 15 miles downstream from its birth to the ocean in 3 hours. The return trip upstream to spawn takes 5 hours. How fast does the salmon swim in still water?

Intermediate Algebra
The speed of a boat in still water is 29mph. if the boat travels 140mph downstream in the same time that it takes to travel 92miles upstream, find the speed of the stream.

algebra
Chen's motorgoat took 3 hr to make a treip downstream with a 6-mph current. The return trip against the same current took 5 hr. Find the speed of the boat in still water.

college physics
A swimmer is heading straight for the other shore of a river with a velocity of vs=0.7 m/s relative to the water, but is carried away by the current, which has a velocity of vr=0.3 m/s. It takes her 20.3 s to get across. How far downstream does she end up? Can someone please ...

Physics
A swimmer point directly to the North Shore of a 20.0 m wide river that has a current of 2.7 m/s [W]. If she can swim at 1.3 m/s in water; A. Draw an appropriate diagram for the question B. How long does it take her to cross? C. How far downstream does she land? D. What is her...

Physics
if the water in the river moves downstream at 4mi/hr heading the boat straight across the river, what direction will the boat move relative to the shore? i don't want the answer... i want someone to explain. i wanna learn

Uniform Motion
A certain fish requires 3 hrs to swim 15km downstream. The return trip upstream takes 5 hrs. What is the speed of the fish still in water? How fast is the current of the stream?

Algebra
Boat travels 10 mi upstream and 10 mi downstream the stream is moving 1mph and the boat took 5 1/3hrs. What is the speed of boat if the stream still?

science
a boat is traveling with a velocity of 5 km/hr upstream. The river is flowing at a velocity of 2km/hr downstream. What is the velocity of the boat compared to the riverbank? ►

math
A tugboat can go 10 miles upstream in the same time as it can go 15 miles downstream. If the tugboat goes 12 miles per hour in still water, what is the speed of the current?

Algebra
Briana can row 4 miles per hour is still water. It takes as long to row 8 miles upstream as 24 miles downstream. How fast is the current?

Math
A speed boat travels at a rate of 20 km per hour in still water. It travels 55 km upstream the same time it travels 90 km downstream. What is the rate of current?

College Chemisty
The pH of water collected in a stormwater run-off downstream from a Union Carbide chemical factory is 4.82. Calculate the H+ ion concentration of rainwater. The problem may start with: pH= -log H+ = 4.82. The answer is 1.5x10 power -5. Again, Can you please show steps for maths.

Math
Boat travels 10 mi upstream and 10 mi downstream the stream is moving 1mph and the boat took 5 1/3hrs. What is the speed of boat if the stream still? I need help ASAP!!!! PLEASE!!!

Math
Steve's boat will go 14 miles per hour in still water. If he can go 13 miles downstream in the same amount of time as it takes to go 10 miles upstream, then what is the speed of the current? (Please round your answer to one decimal place.)

physics
Noah wants to swim across a river 10 m wide, flowing from north to south. He swims so his velocity with respect to the river is 2 m/s due east, and the river moves at 4 m/s. How far downstream in m from his starting point will he reach the other side?

physics
Noah wants to swim across a river 10 m wide, flowing from north to south. He swims so his velocity with respect to the river is 2 m/s due east, and the river moves at 4 m/s. How far downstream in m from his starting point will he reach the other side?

MATH 12U
Mary leaves a dock paddling her canoe at 3m/s. She heads downstreamat an angle of 30 degrees to the current which is flowing at 4 m/s. a) How far downstream does Mary travel in 10s? b) What is the length of time required to cross the river ifits width is 150 m?

math
A boat traveling downstream a distance of 39 miles then came right back.If the speed of the current was 12 mph and the total trip took 4 hours 20 minutes,find the average speed of the boat relative to the water.

PHYSICS!!!
A boat moves at 7.00m/s relative to the water. (You can neglect relativity at these slow speeds.) The boat travels 100 m downstream and then 100 m upstream, returning to its original point. Find the time for the round trip

math
A boat traveled downstream a distance of 9090 mi and then came right back. If the speed of the current was 88 mph and the total trip took 66 hourscomma nbsp, find the average speed of the boat relative to the water.

Physics
If a man is able to row at 5m/s in still water and he points his boat at a 50 degree angle from the shore in an upstream direction in a river that's flowing at 4 m/s how far, either up or downstream will be land on the other side of the river if the river is 45n across?

physics
a crew member is walking on a tugboat that is pulling a barge. the tugboat is moving at a constant speed upstream in a river that has a constant downstream current. In the situation above, what is at rest relative to the tugboat?

algebra
A boat travel 4 miles upstream with a current of 5 miles per hour. It takes 40 mminutes longer to go upstream. How fast does the boat go downstream

algebra
a boat goes 16 Km upstream and 24 Km downstream in 6hrs.it can go 12Km upstream and 36 Km in same time.find the speed of boat in still water and speed of the stream

algebra
a boat goes 16 Km upstream and 24 Km downstream in 6hrs.it can go 12Km upstream and 36 Km in same time.find the speed of boat in still water and speed of the stream

physics
A riverboat travels with a velocity of 4.60 m/s from one shore to another. The velocity of the river is 2.30 m/s. If the width of the river is 72.0 m, how far does the boat travel downstream to reach the other shore?

Math Word Problem
Steve's boat will go 14 miles per hour in still water. If he can go 13 miles downstream in the same amount of time as it takes to go 10 miles upstream, then what is the speed of the current? (Please round your answer to one decimal place.)

math
what kind of question is this? Rowing 5 times the speed of current, jacob's team can travel 24 km downstream and at the sametime 16 km upstream. What is jacob's team rate and the rate of the water?

UnKnown
Traveling upstream on the Mississippi River, a barge travels 56 mi in 7h. Downstream, it travels the same distance in 4h. Find the rate of the barge in still water and the rate of the current.

algebra
the current in a stream moves at a speed of 2 mph. A boat travels 8mi upstream and 8mi downstream in a total time of 7 hr. What is the speed of the boat in still water

math
The speed of a stream is 6 mph. If a boat travels 52 miles downstream in the same time that it takes to travel 26 miles upstream, what is the speed of the boat in still water?

math
A boat takes 90 minutes less to travel 36 km downstream then to travel the same distance upstream.If the speed of the boat in still water is 10 kmph.What is the speed of the current?

algbra
a paddle boat can move at a speed of 14 km/h in still water. the boat is paddled 16 km downstream in a river in the same time it takes to go 8km upstream. what is the speed of the river?

Math
A tour boat on a river traveled 40 miles downstream in 4 hours. The return trip against the current took 5 hours. What was the rate of the current? A. 2.0 MPH B. 1.5 MPH

Algebra
You travel with a boat 90 km downstream with the current in 6 hours and back upstream in 10 hours. Find the speed of the stream and the speed of the boat in still water, assuming that the motion is uniform.

math app
A salmon can swim 20 feet/sec downstream in a river. The salmon swims upstream at a rate of 6 feet/sec. Find the speed of the current. How do I set up the equation?

math
it took 3 hours for patrol boat to travel 48km upstream and 2 hours to travel downstream. What is the current and boat speed.

algebra
The time it takes you to go 12 miles upstream is 5/4 the time it takes you to go 14 miles downstream. If the current is 3mph, how fast do you go in still water.

algebra
In a canoe race, a team paddles downstream 480 m. in 60 s. The same team travels up stream in 80 s. Find the team's rate in still water and the rate of the current. Please show how the equation is set up to solve

physics 11
A swimmer swims perpendicular to the bank of a 20.0 m wide river at a velocity of 1.3 m/s. Suppose the river has a current of 2.7 m/s [W]. (a) How long does it take the swimmer to reach the other shore? (b) How far downstream does the swimmer land from his intended location?

math
A man can row 4 kilometers per hour in still water. When the river is flooded, he found out that it requires 6 1/2 hours to row upstream, a distance requiring 3 1/2 hours to row downstream. What is the rate of the current?

Math
Toni rows a boat 4.5 km/h upstream and then turns around and rows 5.5 km/h back downstream to her starting point. If her total rowing time is 48 min, for how long does she row upstream? you can express your answer to the nearest minute. I don't understand how you solve it.

Intermediate Algebra
I am rowing on a river between two cities that are 19 miles apart. When going downstream, I make the journey in .76 hour(s). When I return upstream, it takes me 2.11 hour(s). What is the current of the river? what is the speed I would row in still water?

Algebra
Cody’s motorboat took 3 hr to make a trip downstream with a 6-mph current. The return trip against the same current took 5 hr. Find the speed of the boat in still water

math
The speed of a river current is 4 mph. IF a boat travels 20 miles downstream in the same time that it takes to travel 10 miles upstream, find the speed of the boat in still water.

Algebra
A riverboat cruise line has a boat that can travel 76 mi downstream in the same time that it takes to travel 52 mi upstream. The speed of the current in the river is 1.5 mph. Find the speed of the boat in still water.

math 116
A Coast-Guard patrol boat travels 4 hr on a trip downstream with a 6-mph current. The return trip against the same current takes 5 hr. Find the speed of the boat in still water

Algebra
A boy can row a boat at a constant rate of 5 mi/hr in still water. He rows upstream for 19 minutes and then rows downstream, returning to his starting point in another 13 minutes. What is the rate of the current? What is the total distance traveled?

physics
Hey thanks for the help: I have another question: A swimmer is capable of swimming 0.30 m/s in still water. (a) If she aims her body directly across a 75 m-wide river whose current is 0.55 m/s, how far downstream (from a point opposite her starting point) will she land? (b) ...

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