1. phisecs

    A girl rows 11 km downstream in 2 h. Her return trip takes 3 h. How fast can she row in still water. in km/h?
  2. PHYSICS

    A girl rows 10 km downstream in 2 h. Her return trip takes 4 h. How fast can she row in still water. in km/h?
  3. phisecs

    A girl rows 11 km downstream in 2 h. Her return trip takes 4 h. How fast is the current. in km/h?
  4. PHYSICS

    A girl rows 10 km downstream in 2 h. Her return trip takes 3 h. How fast is the current. in km/
  5. Math

    Sam rows up a river to camp in 3 hours. The next day he makes the return trip downstream in 1 hour. If he can row 2 mph in still water, how fast is the current?
  6. 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?
  7. 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).
  8. algebra 2

    Kate can row a boat 10 miles per hour in still water. in a river where the current is 5 miler per hour, it take her 4 hour longer to row a given distance upstream than to travel the same distance downstream. Find how long it takes her to row upstream, how
  9. Precalc

    A ship travels downstream for 36 miles and then makes the same return trip upstream. The trip downstream took 3/4 of an hour less then the trip upstream. If the rate of the current is 4mph find the rate of the ship in still water and the time it takes to
  10. math

    a man rows downstream for one hour and 40 minutes on a river flowing at 2 miles per hour. on his returned trip he rows upstream for 5hours. find the distance that he traveled downstream and his speed of rowing in still water.
  11. Rate of current and time

    A ship travels downstream for 36 miles and then makes the same return trip upstream. The trip downstream took 3/4 of an hour less then the trip upstream. If the rate of the current is 4mph find the rate of the ship in still water and the time it takes to
  12. 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?
  13. 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?
  14. 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?
  15. math

    a man can row a bangka at a rate of 5 km/h in still water. It takes 10 minutes longer to row upstream a distance of 2km than he takes to row downstream. What is the rate of the current?
  16. 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
  17. College Algebra

    A motorboat takes 5 hours to travel 100mi going upstream. The return trip takes 2 hours going downstream. What is the rate of the boat in still water and what is the rate of the current?
  18. 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)
  19. 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?
  20. 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?
  21. math

    A swimmer going downstream takes 1hour, 20 minutes to travel a certain distance. If takes the swimmer 4 hours to make to return trip against the current. If the river flows at the rate of 1.5mph. Find the rate of the swimmer in still water and the distance
  22. math

    please help me to solve this problem A swimmer going downstream takes 1hour,20minutes to travel a certain distance. It takes the swimmer 4hours to make the return trip against the current. If the river flows at the rate of 1.5mph. Find the rate of the
  23. Physics

    Two girls are at the same point on one side of a river that is 40m wide with a current flowing at 1.00m/s. Simultaneously, the dive into the water in an attempt to swim to the other bank of the river directly across from where they started. Both swim at
  24. Algebra 2

    5.) A boat makes a trip downstream in 5 hours. The return trip against the current takes 12 hours. If the speed of the current is 3 1/2 km/h, what is the speed of the boat in still water? 6.) How far does the boat referred to in Exercise 5 travel
  25. Algebra

    5.) A boat makes a trip downstream in 5 hours. The return trip against the current takes 12 hours. If the speed of the current is 3 1/2 km/h, what is the speed of the boat in still water? 6.) How far does the boat referred to in Exercise 5 travel
  26. Math

    Gary took a drive down to the beach and drove at a pace of 45 mph on the way there. The trip took him 3 hours. He drives the exact same route on the way back, but takes it slow so he can enjoy the sunset. If Gary's return trip took him 4 hours, how fast
  27. College Algebra

    A boy can row a boat at a constant rate of 5 mi/hr in still water, as indicated in the figure. He rows upstream for 24 minutes and then rows downstream, returning to his starting point in another 16 minutes. (Round your answers to two decimal places.) (A)
  28. math

    a motorboat takes 4 hours to travel 256miles going up stream. the return trip takes 2 hrs going downstream. what is the the rate of the boat in still water and what is the rate current. rate of the boat in still water = mi/hrs rate of the current=mi/hrs.=
  29. 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
  30. Calculus

    Chairs in an auditorium are arranged in rows in such a way that the first two rows each have the same number of chairs. The third and fourth rows each have three more chairs than the first and second row; the fifth and sixth rows each have three more
  31. Coll Algebra

    A grain barge travels on a river from point a to point b unloading and loading again. The barge travels 5mph relative to water. the river flows downstream at a rate of 1mph. if the trip upstream takes 2hrs longer than the trip downstream how far is it from
  32. word problem

    A motor boat took 4 hours to make a downstream trip with a current of 3mph. The return trip against the same current took 8 hours. Find the speed of the boat in still water. Call Y the boat's rate. distance = rate x time. downstream rate of boat is Y+3.
  33. Math

    Joe takes twice as long as to row against a current as with it. If he rows 6 miles an hour in still water, what is the rate of the water?
  34. math

    river flows at rate of 1km/hr.a boat takes 2 times as long to row a distance in upstream as to row the same distance in downstream.the speed of boat instill water?
  35. Physics

    A Nile cruise ship takes 21.7 h to go upstream from Luxor to Aswan, a distance of 208 km, and 20.3 h to make the return trip downstream. Assuming the ship's speed relative to the water is the same in both cases, calculate the speed of the current in the
  36. physics

    A Nile cruise ship takes 21.7 h to go upstream from Luxor to Aswan, a distance of 208 km, and 19.4 h to make the return trip downstream. Assuming the ship's speed relative to the water is the same in both cases, calculate the speed of the current in the
  37. algebra

    could you please show me how to do this problem? Bob rows 6 miles downstream in 1 hr, joe rows 6 miles upstream in 2 hr. joe rows 1 mile per hour faster. a. what is each of their speed, bob 6/1=6mph joe 6 + 1 = 7mph is this right?? b. what is the current
  38. Algebra 1

    Emily rows six miles downstream in 1 hour and her friend Ashley,rowing 1 mile per hour faster,completes the return trip in 2 hours. 1.Find the speed of the current(c) and each girls rowing speed. 2.If Emily and Ashley were rowing separately,who would
  39. 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
  40. MATH

    1. A boat traveled 210 miles downstream and back. The trip downstream took 10 hours, the trip back took 70 hours. What is the speed of the boat in still water? What is the speed of the current? 2. Flying to Kampala with a tailwind a plan averaged 158km/h.
  41. physics

    Mary needs to row her boat across a 120 m -wide river that is flowing to the east at a speed of 1.4 m/s. Mary can row the boat with a speed of 2.0 m relative to the water. 1. How long does it take Mary to reach the opposite river bank ? 2.If Mary rows
  42. Physics

    16. A Nile cruise ship takes 21. 0 h to go upstream from Luxor to Aswan, a distance of 208 km, and 19.8 h to make the return trip downstream. Assuming the ship’s speed relative to the water is the same in both cases, calculate the average speed of the
  43. physical science

    A car travels in a northward direction for a total distance of 512 km. The car completes this trip in 6 hrs. After resting the driver makes the return trip, the return trip only takes 5.5 hours. What is the average speed of the car over the entire trip?
  44. calculus

    A man launches his boat from point A on a bank of a straight river, 3 km wide, and wants to reach point B, 2 km downstream on the opposite bank, as quickly as possible. He could row his boat directly across the river to point C and then run to B, or he
  45. Matrix

    How do you solve for this matrix. X*X^t=0? What matrix times its tranpose is zero? If we use the usual notation: A_{i,j} for the element at the i-th row and j-th column then, if we put: A = X X^(T) ----> A_{i,j} = X_{i,k}[X^(T)]_{k,j} = X_{i,k}X_{j,k}
  46. Math

    A lecture hall has 108 chairs arranged in rows with the same number of chairs in each row. You eliminate three rows by adding six chairs to each of the other rows. How many rows are there now ? How many chairs are in each row ?
  47. maths

    Set it up this way: Let the number of students be x let the number of rows be y then the number of students per row is x/y This results in 2 equations from your data: (x/y+1)(y-2) = x and (x/y-1)(y+3 = x Solve these two, gets a bit messy at first but it
  48. 5th grade math

    My class is selling flowers. We want to arrange them so that they are all in equal rows with no row containing different types of plants. Using the numbers from the table provided, what is the largest # of plants we can put in each row? (Marigolds-48 pots,
  49. algebra

    A man flies a small airplane from Fargo to Bismarck, North Dakota --- a distance of 180 miles. Because he is flying into a head wind, the trip takes him 2 hours. On the way back, the wind is still blowing at the same speed, so the return trip takes only 1
  50. math

    A truck drove 1400 miles at a rate twenty miles per hour slower on the return trip. If the trip took 22 hours total, how fast was the truck going on the return trip? Round your answer to the nearest hundredth.
  51. 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?
  52. math

    need help. Young salmon hatch in freshwater steams and then migrate downstream to the ocean at the rate of 70 miles in 8 hours. there they live until they reach spawning age. then they return upstream to fresh water to spawn and usually die soon after. on
  53. Algebra

    a boat is taking a cruise to a remote island 800 miles away. The trip downstream with current is 8 mile per hour. the return trip upstream against current is 10 hours. find the speed of the boat in still water and speed of current
  54. Algebra 2

    It is a beautiful spring day so you decide to go rowing upstream on your favorite river. You row at a constant rate of 1 mile per hour. Suddenly a gust of wind blows your hat off into the water. You watch it float away downstream but since you never really
  55. 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.
  56. math

    a plane travels 1020 miles from new york city to minneapolis in 3.3 hours. the return trip takes 2.75 hours. how fast is the plane flying in miles per hour during the return flight?
  57. 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.
  58. 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?
  59. 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?
  60. Math

    Julie and Eric row their boat (at a constant speed) 21 miles downstream for 3 hours, helped by the current. Rowing at the same rate, the trip back against the current takes 7 hours. Find the rate of the current.
  61. math

    A plane travels 1020 miles from New York City to Minneapolis in 3.3 hours. The return trip takes 2.75 hours. a. How many times faster is the return trip?
  62. algebra

    HOW DO SOLVE A BOAT TRAVELED 336 MILES DOWNSTREAM AND BACK. THE TRIP DOWNSTREAM TOOK 12 HOURS. THE TRIP BACK TOOK 14 HOURS. WHAT IS THE SPEED OF THE BOAT IN STILL WATER? WHAT IS THE SPEE OF THE CURRENT
  63. Help...More Math Help!!!...Please!

    A kayaker paddled 2 hours with a 6 mph current in a river. The return trip against the same current took 3 hours. Find the speed the kayaker would make in still water. The speed is 6 mph slower going upstream and 6 mph faster going downstream. Distance
  64. Math

    Lisa rowed her boat for two miles downstream. The trip took her 20 minutes. She then turned around and rowed back the two miles. It took her one hour to row back upstream. a. At what rate of speed did Lisa row downstream? b. At what rate of speed did Lisa
  65. algebra 1

    a bout travels 280 miles downstream and back. The trip downstream took seven hours. The trip back took 14 hours. The speed of the boat in still water and the speed of the current
  66. math

    My son is working with grid paper, the question asks: tell if each is greater than, less than or equal to 1,000. 10 rows of 10 squares 10 rows of 10 hundreds 100 rows of 10 hundreds 1 row of 10 hundreds 10 rows of 10 hundreds is one thousand. 100 rows of
  67. Math

    Three scientists are observing Rickey and Riley, laboratory rats, to see how long each rat takes to find a piece of cake in a maze. The maze is a large box with open pathways running north-south and east-west in a grid pattern. Riley takes the direct route
  68. Math

    Three scientists are observing Rickey and Riley, laboratory rats, to see how long each rat takes to find a piece of cake in a maze. The maze is a large box with open pathways running north-south and east-west in a grid pattern. Riley takes the direct route
  69. Math

    Lisa rowed her boat for two miles downstream. The trip took her 20 minutes. She then turned around and rowed back the two miles. It took her one hour to row back upstream. a. At what rate of speed did Lisa row downstream? b. At what rate of speed did Lisa
  70. Math

    Lisa rowed her boat for two miles downstream. The trip took her 20 minutes. She then turned around and rowed back the two miles. It took her one hour to row back upstream. a. At what rate of speed did Lisa row downstream? b. At what rate of speed did Lisa
  71. Algebra

    It takes Tom five hours to travel 20 miles downstream. It takes him eight hours to travel the same distance back up stream. How fast is the boat? How fast is the current?
  72. maths

    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
  73. Please help

    Lisa rowed her boat for two miles downstream. The trip took her 20 minutes. She then turned around and rowed back the two miles. It took her one hour to row back upstream. a. At what rate of speed did Lisa row downstream? b. At what rate of speed did Lisa
  74. 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.
  75. Algebra

    A boat traveled 180 miles downstream and back. The trip downstream took 10 hours. The trip back took 30 hours. Find the speed of the boat in still water and the speed of the current. Solve each system using any method
  76. algebra

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 24 mph relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 62 minutes. the return trip takes 34 minutes. What is the speed of the current?
  77. math

    A penguin swimming with the ocean current in search of food takes 1 hour to travel 9 miles. Its return trip upstream to its starting point takes it 3 hours, What is the penguin's speed in still water? Thanks.
  78. math

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 16 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 20 minutes and the return trip takes 15 minutes. What is the speed of the current?
  79. math

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 16 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 20 minutes and the return trip takes 15 minutes. What is the speed of the current?
  80. algebra

    a motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 11 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 21 minutes; the return trip takes 1 minutes. That is the speed of the current?
  81. Algebra

    on a canoe trip, Rita paddled upstream (against the current) at an average speed of 2 mi/hr relative to the riverbank. on the return trip downstream (with the current), her average speed was 3 mi/hr. find rita's paddling speed in still water and the speed
  82. Math

    My neighbor hired me to plant 10 trees. However, he wants 5 rows of 4. How am I going to do this just using 10 trees? you cant you need 20 trees or just do 2 rows of 5 is this is an actual math question and not a real life question then the answer is
  83. Math

    If Angel plants the same number of pepper plant in each of 5 rows, he will have none left over. If he plants one in the first row and them one more in each row that he did in the previous row, he will plant peppers in only 4 rows how many plants does he
  84. NEED HELP!! ALGEBRA

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 26 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 35 minutes; the return trip takes 17 minutes. What is the speed of the river current?
  85. Algebra

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 26 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 35 minutes; the return trip takes 17 minutes. What is the speed of the river current?
  86. 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.
  87. arithmetic

    In Jullian's garden, there are 3 rows of carrots, 2 rows of string beans,and 1 row of peas. There are 8 plants in each row. How many plants are there in all?
  88. model multiplication

    jillian's garden, there are 3 rows of carrots, 2 rows of beans and 1 row of peas. there are 8 plants in each row. how many plants are there in all?
  89. Math PLEASE

    It's about arithmetic sequence . . (the sum) SOLUTION PLEASE THANK YOU SO MUCH 1. A runner begins training on July 1 by running a kilometer, and increases the length of the run by 0.2 km/day. Find the length ofthe run in July 18 . 2.Bowling pins are set up
  90. Math PLEASE

    It's about arithmetic sequence . . (the sum) SOLUTION PLEASE THANK YOU SO MUCH 1. A runner begins training on July 1 by running a kilometer, and increases the length of the run by 0.2 km/day. Find the length ofthe run in July 18 . 2.Bowling pins are set up
  91. math

    A boat travels from one port A to port B, travelling 126 km, upstream (against the current) at a uniform speed, and the trip takes 6 hours.  On the way back (downstream), the trip only takes 4.5 hours. Set up and solve a system of equations to find out
  92. MAT 116

    A tugboat goes 180 miles upstream in 10 hours. The return trip downstream takes 5 hours. Find the speed of the tugboat without a current and the speed of the current.
  93. math help please

    Solve the problem. A boat can go 33 mph in still water. It takes as long to go 300 miles upstream as it does to go downstream 360 miles. How fast is the current?
  94. 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?
  95. Math

    If Angel plants the same number of flowers in each of 5 rows, he will have none left over. If he plants 1 in the first row and then 1 more in each row than he did in the previous row, he will plant flowers in only 4 rows. how many flowers does he have?
  96. math

    A tugboat goes upstream 120 miles in 20 hours. The return trip downstream takes 10 hours. Find the speed of the tugboat without the current and the speed of the current.
  97. algebra

    a tugboat goes 160 miles upstream in 20 hours. The return trip downstream takes 5 hours. Find the speed of the tugboat without a current and the speed of the current.
  98. Algebra

    A tugboat goes 160 miles up stream in 20 hours, return trip downstream takes 5 hours. Find speed of tugboat without the current and the speed of the current
  99. algebra

    A tugboat goes 180 miles upstream in 15 hours. The return trip downstream takes 10 hours. find the speed of the tugboat without a current and the speed of the current
  100. algebra

    a tugboat goes 160 miles upstream in 20 hours. The return trip downstream takes 10 hours. Find the speed of the tugboat without a current and the speed of the current.