# A cabin cruiser travels 20 miles in the same time that a power boat travels 40 miles. The cruiser travels 5mph slower than the power boat. How do you find the speed of each boat?

##### 1 Answer

May 17, 2016

We will solve this problem using the formula

#### Explanation:

Rearranging for time we get

The powerboat travels at 10 miles per hour and the cabin cruiser travels at 5 miles per hour.

Hopefully this helps!