aroub
  • aroub
I just want to check my answer: When traveling with the wind, a plane flies 300 miles between Chicago and Columbus in 40 minutes. It returns against the wind in 45 minutes. Find the air speed of the plane and the rate of the wind. air speed of the plane: 85/12 and rate of the wind: 5/12 miles/min
Mathematics
schrodinger
  • schrodinger
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.

Get this expert

answer on brainly

SEE EXPERT ANSWER

Get your free account and access expert answers to this
and thousands of other questions

experimentX
  • experimentX
(x+y)*40 = 300 (x-y)*45 = 300 http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=%28x%2By%29*40+%3D+300%3B+%28x-y%29*45+%3D+300
anonymous
  • anonymous
In math classes, we sometimes measure aircraft speed as miles/minute, but out in real life, everything is measured in miles per hour. That means 40 minutes is 2/3 hour, and 45 min is 3/4 hour.
phi
  • phi
Your answers are correct, but generally people use mph (miles per hour), so 425 mph and 400 mph

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

More answers

aroub
  • aroub
Oh, okay. Thank youuu =D

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.