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anonymous
 5 years ago
You travel 36 miles downstream in 4 hours when the current is 2 mph.
In order to accomplish this , you must be paddling the boat at???
anonymous
 5 years ago
You travel 36 miles downstream in 4 hours when the current is 2 mph. In order to accomplish this , you must be paddling the boat at???

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0rate * time = distance Distance covered floating downstream without rowing in 4 hours 2*4=8 Distance covered rowing downstream with a 2mph current and rowing at 7mph. 9*4=36 Let r = rowing speed (r+2)*4=36 Solve for r. r=7mph

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how did you figure that out?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Does my posting make any sense?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes..that makes sense.Thank you very much!
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