Two motorized toy boats (they are 5 meters apart)(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

are released in a pool at time t = 0. Boat 1 travels 35 degree North of east at a rate of 0.65 meter per second. Boat 2 travels due east at a rate of 0.4 meter per second. Good grief, I forgot the size of the pool, can we say it is AxB or assign any number such as 10m X 20m?

> a. Write a set of parametric equations to describe the path of each boat.

> b. At what point will each boat hit the east edge of the pool?

> c. At what point do the paths of the two boats cross?

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