Posted by **Hannah** on Thursday, April 1, 2010 at 6:37pm.

An airplane's velocity with respect to the air is 580 miles per hour, and it is heading N 60 degrees W. The wind, at the altitude of the plane, is from the southwest and has a velocity of 60 miles per hour. What is the true direction of the plane, and what is its speed woth respect to the ground?

I have no idea where to start!

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