Posted by **Kayla** on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 6:44pm.

The pilot of an airplane traveling 180km/h wants to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 160m below. The supplies should be dropped how many seconds before the plane is directly overhead?

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**Henry **, Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 7:50pm
h = Vo*t + 0.5g*t^2 = 160 m.

0 + 4.9t^2 = 160

t^2 = 32.65

t = 5.7 s. = Time to strike ground.

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**isabelle**, Monday, October 14, 2013 at 7:38pm
THE PILOT OF AN AIRPLAINE TRAVELING WITH A HORIZONTAL SPEED OF 70 M/S TO DROP RESCUE SUPPLIES TO PHYSICS STUDENTS STRANDED ON AN ISLAND 240M BELOW. sOLVE FOR HORIZONTAL DISPLACEMENT.

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