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anonymous
 4 years ago
Pick a friend or family member to be the character of your word problem. This friend or family member may do one of the following:
Drive a boat
Drive a jet ski
Step 2:
Select a current speed of the water in mph.
Step 3:
Select the number of hours (be reasonable please) that your friend or family member drove the boat or jets ski against the current speed you chose in step 2.
Step 4:
Select the number of hours that your friend or family member made the same trip with the current (this should be a smaller number, as your friend or family member will be traveling with the curr
anonymous
 4 years ago
Pick a friend or family member to be the character of your word problem. This friend or family member may do one of the following: Drive a boat Drive a jet ski Step 2: Select a current speed of the water in mph. Step 3: Select the number of hours (be reasonable please) that your friend or family member drove the boat or jets ski against the current speed you chose in step 2. Step 4: Select the number of hours that your friend or family member made the same trip with the current (this should be a smaller number, as your friend or family member will be traveling with the curr

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first pick a family member, or friend, choose the transportation, choose a reasonable speed, for ex: 90mph/hr and a reason amount of hours say 2 and continue with number 4...

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my mom a jet ski 90 mph for 2 hours

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Step 4: Select the number of hours that your friend or family member made the same trip with the current (this should be a smaller number, as your friend or family member will be traveling with the current). Step 5: Write out the word problem you created and calculate how fast your friend or family member was traveling in still water. Round your answer to the nearest mph.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0could you help me with these two steps?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0are you doing linear equations?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no these are what it says to me : For distance problems: Draw a diagram if you are not given one. Diagrams help you to visualize what is going on in the problem. Since these problems involve distance, you will use the formula d = rt, where d stands for distance, r stands for the rate, and t stands for time. For current and wind problems, remember that going against the current or wind slows down the rate, while going with the current or wind increases the rate. Dissect each piece of information carefully regarding the scenario and draw a table if needed.
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