Posted by Jess on Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 7:02pm.
A jetliner is moving at a speed of 270 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 39.8 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity.
Can someone please solve this?

Physics  jake, Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 7:14pm
sqrt(270^2)+(39.8^2)

Physics  jake, Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 7:14pm
you should get 272m/s
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