by Dan Meyer
August 09, 2013
Will they ever meet again? How long will that take?
If you think they'll meet again, what's an amount of time you know is too high?
If you think they'll meet again, what's an amount of time you know is too low?
- LinkShipping Route Simulator
Go to this link. Try different combinations of shipping times. Write down the time it takes the ships to meet back up. Do you notice any patterns?
Could you create two boat times so that the boats would never return to shore at the same time? Prove it.
What if you had three boats? Four?