# A helicopter flies parallel to the ground at an altitude of 1/2 kilometer and at a speed of 2 kilometers per minute. If the helicopter passes directly over the White House, at what rate is the distance between the helicopter and the White House changing 1 minute after the helicopter flies over the White House?1 minute after the helicopter passes over the White House, its distance from the White House is changing at a rate of ______ kilometers per minute.

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A helicopter flies parallel to the ground at an altitude of 1/2 kilometer and at a speed of 2 kilometers per minute. If the helicopter passes directly over the White House, at what rate is the distance between the helicopter and the White House changing 1 minute after the helicopter flies over the White House?

1 minute after the helicopter passes over the White House, its distance from the White House is changing at a rate of ______ kilometers per minute.

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