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rebecca1233
 2 years ago
A jet can travel 4550 km in 5 hours with the wind. The return trip against the wind takes 6.5 hours. Find the rate of the jet with no wind.
writing the correct system of equations for this word problem.
Remember, two equations must be given for the system of equations.
solving it correctly and answering the question in a complete sentence.
rebecca1233
 2 years ago
A jet can travel 4550 km in 5 hours with the wind. The return trip against the wind takes 6.5 hours. Find the rate of the jet with no wind. writing the correct system of equations for this word problem. Remember, two equations must be given for the system of equations. solving it correctly and answering the question in a complete sentence.

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rebecca1233
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.14550 divide by 5 than you get 910 then 4550 divide by 6.5 then you get 700 then.. (910+700)divide by 2 which will give you 805 therefor the rate of the jet with no wind would be 805

rebecca1233
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thanks thought so :)
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