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A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 5 mi and a speed of 490 mi/h passes directly over a radar station.

A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 5 mi and a speed of 490 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 10 mi away from the station. (Round to the nearest whole number.)

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