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Slowing by snowing (Posted on 2010-09-13) Difficulty: 2 of 5
A snowplow heads out to plow a 50 mile stretch of highway when there is already an inch of snow on the ground. The snow is falling steadily at a rate of one inch per hour. The speed of the plow is 50/d mph where d is the depth of the snow in inches.

How long does the plow travel this 50 mile stretch of road? (one way)

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re(3): numerical integration - Agree with Charlie Comment 6 of 6 |
(In reply to re(2): numerical integration by Charlie)

Numerical integration was invented long before computers or other digital machines


  Posted by Kenny M on 2010-09-13 20:56:17
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