Posted by **Ariza** on Sunday, May 23, 2010 at 2:52pm.

An airplane takes off at a ground velocity of 200 km/h toward the east, climbing at an angle of 14 degrees. A 20-km/h wind is blowing from the north. Determine the resultant air and ground velocities and their magnitudes.

- Vectors -
**Eric**, Friday, May 25, 2012 at 6:03pm
r=w+p

w=[0,-20,0]

p=[200,0,200*tan14]

|r|=207

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Cartesian Vectors - An airplane is flying at an airspeed of 345 km/h on a ...
- physics - The velocity of an airplane with respect to the ground is 200 m/s at ...
- Physics HELP! - An airplane is flying North with a velocity of 22 m/s. A strong ...
- Physics - An airplane is flying North with a velocity of 22 m/s. A strong wind ...
- physics - It says, A plane travels 400 mi/h relative to the ground. There is a ...
- physics - The pilot of an airplane wishes to fly due north, but there is a 71 km...
- pre calc - The velocity of an aiplane heading east at 400 knots and a wind ...
- math - The cruising speed of a Boeing 767 in still air is 530 mph. Suppose that ...
- Physics! another one i need help with - the velocity of the wind would be: (42km...
- Physics - You are flying in a light airplane spotting traffic for a radio ...