Algebra word problem

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A cruise boat travels 96 miles downstream in 3 hours and returns upstream in 6 hours.  Find the rate of the stream.

Apr 28th, 2015

speed downstream= 96/3=32miles/hr

speed upstream= 96/6= 16miles/hr

rate of stream= 32-16=16miles/hr

Apr 28th, 2015

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