# a boat travels on a course of bearing n 38° 10' w for 79.6 miles. how m

by Halie O'Hara 4 min read

## How far does a boat sail on a bearing of 038 degree?

A boat sails 4km on a bearing of 038 degree and then 5km on a bearing of 067 degree. (a)how far is the boat from its starting point. (b) calculate the bearing of the boat from its starting point

## What is the speed of a boat sailing east parallel to the shoreline?

A boat is sailing due east parallel to the shoreline at a speed of 10 miles per hour. At a given time the bearing to the lighthouse is S 70 degrees E, and 15 minutes later the bearing is S 63 degrees E. Find the distance from the

## How far does a plane travel from airport A to airport B?

A plane leaves airport A and travels 560 miles to airport B at a bearing of N32E. The plane leaves airport B and travels to airport C 320 miles away at a bearing of S72E. Find the distance from airport A to airport C.

## How fast is a river current?

The speed of a river current is 4 mph. IF a boat travels 20 miles downstream in the same time that it takes to travel 10 miles upstream, find the speed of the boat in still water.

## How far is a ship from its point of departure?

a ship travels 60 miles due east, then adjusts its course northward. after travelling 80 miles in the new direction, the ship is 139 miles from its point of departure. calculate the ship's bearing.

## How far upstream does a boat travel in 5h?

A boat travels 45 miles upstream in 5h. The boat travels the same distance downstream in 3hr. What is the rate of the boat in still water? What is the rate of the current? (thank you)