# SOLUTION: A super flying squirrel with a pink cape can fly 340 mph in still air can fly 200 miles downwind in the same amount of time that it can fly 140 miles upwind. The velocity of the wi

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 Question 308600: A super flying squirrel with a pink cape can fly 340 mph in still air can fly 200 miles downwind in the same amount of time that it can fly 140 miles upwind. The velocity of the wind is 60 mph. True or false?Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!distance downwind = 200 miles speed downwind = 340+60 Time taken = 200/400 = 1/2 hour . . distance traveled upwind =140 miles speed = 340-60 = 280 time taken = 140/280 = 1/2 hour Both the times are equal. So it is true