word problem, Mathematics

On a canoe trip. a person paddled upstream against the current ata an average of 2mi/h. the return trip with the current at 3mi/h. Need to find the paddling spped in still water and the speed of the curent. How do we do this?
Posted Date: 1/8/2013 8:08:26 PM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- word problem, Assignment Help, Ask Question on word problem, Get Answer, Expert's Help, word problem Discussions

Write discussion on word problem
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
y=x4/4lnx-x4/16 then dy/dx=? Solution) dy/dx=-x^3/4(2/lnx-1)^2.    ^ means power

Give an example to illustrate how language incompetence can interfere with a child's ability to perform a task. While setting up a classification activity, a teacher gave the ch

Let us now look at some activities that can be organised with preschoolers to develop their ability to classify. 1. You could start by giving children different materials to pla

what is the length of a line segment with endpoints (-3,2) and (7,2)?



how can you identify if a certain number is rational or irrational?

Level Curves or Contour Curves Another topic that we should look at is that of level curves or also known as contour curves. The level curves of the function z = f (x, y) are t

Interpolation is a method of statistical estimation and the word literally means 'making insertions'. Let us consider a well-known situation whi

Find out the linear approximation for at x =8 .  Utilizes the linear approximation to approximate the value of  and Solution Since it is just the tangent line there