# Set up appropriate equations and solve the given stated problems. All numbers are accurate to at least two significant digits. A jet takes the same time to travel 2580 km with the wind as it does to travel 1800 km

Set up appropriate equations and solve the given stated problems. All numbers are accurate to at least two significant digits.

A jet takes the same time to travel 2580 km with the wind as it does to travel 1800 km against the wind. If its speed relative to the air is 450 km/h, what is the speed of the wind?

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## Let s denote the speed of the jet in still air as v and the speed of the wind …View the full answer

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## Basic Technical Mathematics

**ISBN:** 9780137529896

12th Edition

**Authors:** Allyn J. Washington, Richard Evans

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**6**- Factoring and FractionsSection: Exercises 6.7

Problem: 61

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