Hello, we are a few students that have been strugling with this question for some time now. We see no other solution than to ask you for help. Some clues would atleast help us on the way:) Here follows the question:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A man wants to cross a river that is 500 meters wide. He can row with a speed of 3.0km/h relative to the water. The river flows with a speed of 2km/h, while the mans walkingspeed at land is 5km/h

1.)What is the optimal angle to cross the river at with regards to minimizing the time used.

2.)How long did it take?

Thanks in advance

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# Homework Help: Alternate River crossing problem

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