Posted by **Austin** on Monday, October 29, 2012 at 4:28pm.

A plane flying at an altitude of 10,000 feet begins descending when the end of the runway is 50,000 feet from a point on the ground directly below the plane. Find the measure of the angle of descent (depression) to the nearest degree.

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Math - An airplane approaches a runway at a 3 degree angle of depresssion. If ...
- Math - An airplane approaches a runway at a 3 degree angle of depresssion. If ...
- need help1 what function to use? math - An airplane approaches a runway at a 3 ...
- math (altitude) - An airplane flying at an altitude of 31,000 feet descends at a...
- math - One plane flies straight east at an altitude of 31,000 feet. A second ...
- math - One plane flies straight east at an altitude of 31,000 feet. A second ...
- math - One plane flies straight east at an altitude of 31,000 feet. A second ...
- Pre-Calculus-Trig - A pilot in a plane at an altitude of 22,000 feet observes ...
- Math - The altitude of a plane as it begins to descend is shown by the linear ...
- physics - . The altitude of a plane as it begins to descend is shown by the ...

More Related Questions