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Two jets depart the same airport at the same time, one taking off runway east, the other runway south. The eastbound jet travels at a speed 100 mi/h faster than the southbound boat. After one hour , the jets are 500 mi. apart. Find the speed of the southbound jet. Round to the nearest whole number.

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  1. anonymous
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    300 and 200 ml/h

  2. anonymous
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    what equation did you use to find your answer?

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    sorry, 400 and 300 ml/h

  4. anonymous
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    x^2 + (x+100)^2 = 500^2

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