A traditional approach to a traditional word problem in algebra — traditional math

I saw this problem a few days ago and it got me thinking how I would present it in my algebra class: “An airplane can fly 550 miles with the wind in the same amount of time it takes to fly 425 miles against the wind. Find the speed of the wind, if the airplane […]

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