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If traveling at 687 mph in a north direction for 6 hours then east at 520mph for 3 hours,how far away from the original point are you.

(Not distance traveled)

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If traveling at 687 mph in a north direction for 6 hours then east at 520mph for 3 hours,how far away from the original point are you.

(Not distance traveled)

Answer

D^2=(687*6)^2+(520*3)^2 D=4407.3 mi You can draw a diagram to solve this question.
It would be a right triangle.
We use Pythagorean to solve it!
Hope it helps!

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Upload Date: 5/31/2017

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