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Question: A ship sails on a bearing of 200°T from O to P. If P is 80 nautical miles further west than O, find how far the ship has sailed (give your answer to one decimal place)

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Reply by Arnaldo Maximino Quinones Atalay on February 19, 2013 at 2:57am

The problem is measured, when time condition is no good, the task is tough but no impossibility

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