# A boat travelling at 6 m/s heads due north across a 106 meter wide river. If the east flowing current in the river is 2.5 m/s,to the nearest meter, how far east of it's starting position is the boat when it reaches the north shore?

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Jan 15, 2016

#### Explanation:

The boat travels across the water at

In that time the water travels

The boat therefore lands