Consider a boat that travels at 10 km/hr in still (non-moving) water. If the boat travels in a river that flows at a rate of 10 km/hr, what will be its velocity relative to the shore when it heads directly upstream (against the current)? What happens when it heads downstream (with the flow)? Explain(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Suppose the boat is oriented at right angles to the water flow and begins moving. Using vector components and vector addition rules, how would you go about finding the direction in which the boat will move relative to the shore? I am interested in the process, not the numerical answer.

This is part of a test I have to take, but i have not been able to purchase the text book required for the class yet and there is no way for me to figure out how to do these problems

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# Homework Help: I need help wih 2 simple questions please someone help

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