# I need help for this Alegbra question?

sammy the salmon can swim 30 miles downstream in the same amount of time he can swim 10 miles up stream. Sammy swims 8 miles per hour in still water what is the speed of the current?

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- BryceLv 78 months ago
30/(8 + c)= 10/(8 - c)

240 - 30c= 80 + 10c

40c= 160; c= 4 mph

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- Anonymous8 months ago
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