Chloe L.

asked • 10/24/21# A motorboat traveling with the current went 70 mi in 5 h. Traveling against the current, it took 7 h to travel the same distance. Find the rate of the boat in calm water and the rate of the current.

A motorboat traveling with the current went 70 mi in 5 h. Traveling against the current, it took 7 h to travel the same distance. Find the rate of the boat in calm water and the rate of the current.

## 1 Expert Answer

Mark M. answered • 10/24/21

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Zaalyiah G.

First you should make variable for your problem. ☺10/24/21