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Question: Thanks for considering. Art 

Hi Art, Suppose that the column remained stationary and the sergeant walked from the rear to the head and then back. In this case he would have walked 200 meters. Suppose now that this happened on the deck of a ship and, in the time it took the sergeant to walk from the rear to front and back, the ship had traveled 100 meters How far did the sergeant walk? Penny 

