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15. A speedboat is directed North traveling at a speed of Vp = 20m/s in a river.
A constant river current of magnitude 3m/s, flow from East to West.
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a) How far would the speedboat have traveled during 2 minutes (120s)?
b) If there were no river current, how far would it have traveled?
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l TEW 1:37 PM 31% 15. A speedboat is directed North traveling at a speed of Vp = 20m/s in a river. A constant river current of magnitude 3m/s, flow from East to West. %3D a) How far would the speedboat have traveled during 2 minutes (120s)? b) If there were no river current, how far would it have traveled?

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(a) The velocity of speedboat is

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The distance travelled by the boat during 2 minutes is

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