# Aboat goes 240 miles downstream in the same time it can go 160 miles upstream.

peed of the current is 5 miles per hour. what is the speed of the boat in still

water?

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Aboat goes 240 miles downstream in the same time it can go 160 miles upstream.peed of the current is...

25mph po ang sagot

Step-by-step explanation:

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240 (x - 5)= 160 (x+5)

240x - 1200 = 160x +80

80x =2000

x =25mph

3kph

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the speed of boat in still the water is 80 miles downstream

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Step-by-step explanation:

x = speed of the boat

from the formula

d=st

d is distance

s is speed

t is time

t = d/s

upstream: (the boat is moving against the current)

t1 = 160/(x - 5)

downstream: (the boat is moving along with the current)

t2 = 240/(x + 5)

since t1 is equal to t2

160/(x - 5) = 240/(x + 5) (cross multiply)

160(x + 5) = 240(x - 5)

160x + 800 = 240x - 1200

x = 25 km/hr