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Homework Help: PHYSICS

Posted by LILY on Wednesday, February 27, 2008 at 3:10pm.

Two planes fly from toronto to
philadelphia. Plane a flies via pittsburgh whereas passenger on plane B have a direct flight. Pittsburgh is 350km due south of Toronto and 390km due west of Philadelphia. The airspeed of both planes is 400km/h and a steady wind is blowing from the east at 60km/h

a) What direction must the pilot point the plane flying from toronto to pittsburgh?

b) How long will the entire flight take for plane A assuming a 0.50-h layover in pittsburgh?

c) How mich time must the pilot of plane B wait before leaving toronto if she is to arrive in philadelphia at the same time plane A arrives?

(wat i really need is how to draw the diagram for the first question and how to get started for the rest of the questions and i can take it from there)

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