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July 24, 2014

July 24, 2014

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**Physics**

A cargo plane is flying horizontally at an altitude of 10000m with a velocity of 800km/h when a cargo pallet falls out the back ramp. (i) How long does it take to fall to the ground? (ii) How far horizontally is the pallet from where it fell off when it hits the ground? (iii) ...
*April 14, 2014 by Olumide Adesiyan*

**Physics**

A car sits in the parking lot. Above is a cargo plane, flying horizontally at 61 m/s. At the exact moment the plane is 182 m directly above the car, a crate accidentally falls from its cargo doors. Relative to the car, where will the crate land? Enter m as unit and use g = 10...
*January 22, 2013 by Jessica-- Please help!*

**Physics**

A car sits in the parking lot. Above is a cargo plane, flying horizontally at 61 m/s. At the exact moment the plane is 182 m directly above the car, a crate accidentally falls from its cargo doors. Relative to the car, where will the crate land? Enter m as unit and use g = 10...
*January 22, 2013 by Robert*

**Dynamics, Math**

a plane is flying horizontally at an altitude of 420m. A bomb was released, how far horizontally point bomb hit the ground?
*March 19, 2013 by Jenny*

**Dynamics, Math**

a plane is flying horizontally at an altitude of 420m. A bomb was released, how far horizontally point bomb hit the ground?
*March 19, 2013 by Jenny*

**calculus**

A plane flying along a straight path loses altitude at the rate of 1000 ft for each 5200 ft covered horizontally. What is the angle of descent of the plane? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)
*January 29, 2012 by Sam*

**calculus**

a plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 2 mi and a speed of 460 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 5 mi away from the station.
*November 17, 2011 by L.J*

**Geometry- trig ratio**

An observer (o) spots a plane flying at a 55 degrees angle to his horizontal line of sight. if the plane is flying at an altitude of 21,000 ft, what is the distance (x) from the plane (p) to the observer (o)?
*April 15, 2014 by Anonymous *

**physics**

an object falls from a plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 40,000 ft at 500 mi/h. How long will it take to hit the ground?
*June 28, 2012 by wen*

**Trigonometry**

An observer (0) spots a plane flying at a 55 degree angle to his horizontal line of sight.If the plane is flying at an altitude of 21,000 ft., what is the distance (x) from the plane (P) to the observer (0)
*April 29, 2014 by Angelica*

**Physics**

A bomber is flying at a velocity of 200.0 km/hr with an altitude of 1.5 km. How far (horizontally) from its intended target should the plane drop the bomb?
*December 18, 2010 by George*

**A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 5 km **

A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 5 km and passes directly over a tracking telescope on the ground. When the angle of elevation is π/3, this angle is decreasing at a rate of π/4 rad/min. How fast is the plane traveling at that time? (Round your answer to ...
*March 14, 2011 by yolana*

**Calc**

A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 mi and a speed of 510 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 6 mi away from the station. (Round to the nearest whole number.)
*November 8, 2009 by Peter*

**Cal**

A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 3 mi and a speed of 480 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 6 mi away from the station. (Round to the nearest whole number.)
*November 11, 2010 by Jordan*

**math cal**

A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 3 mi and a speed of 480 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 6 mi away from the station. (Round to the nearest whole number.)
*November 17, 2010 by anna*

**calculus**

A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 mi and a speed of 560 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 2 mi away from the station. (Round your answer to the nearest whole number.)
*October 2, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Calc**

How do I do this related rates problem? A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 mi and a speed of 510 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 6 mi away from the station. (...
*November 10, 2009 by Derick*

**physics**

A large rock is dropped from a plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 4.00 x 10 ^3 ( to the power of 3) and with a speed of 900km h. a) calculate the distance that the rock will move horizontally before hitting the ground b) find the velocity of the rock just before it ...
*June 11, 2013 by sabine*

**Physics**

A bomber is flying horizontally over level terrain at a speed of 250 m/s relative to the ground and at an altitude of 3.20 km. The bombardier releases one bomb. How far does the bomb travel horizontally between its release and its impact on the ground? Ignore the effects of ...
*April 14, 2011 by Chi*

**CALCULUS **

A plane, flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 km and a speed of 500 km/hr, passes directly over a radar station. find the rate in km/hr at which the distance from the plane to the station is changing when it is 2 km away from the radar station. Hint: this is not a max/min ...
*April 24, 2014 by TANYA*

**physics**

An airplane is flying horizontally with a constant velocity of 160 m/s at an altitude of 5400 m when it drops a package. How far ahead of the target along the x direction should the plane be when it releases the package?
*February 25, 2009 by kb*

**PHYSICS**

A plane flying horizontally at 180 m/s drops a box just as it crosses a coastline. The box lands 3 kilometers from the coast. - At what height is the plane flying? - How long it takes to the box to reach the ground ?
*March 22, 2014 by LEZA91*

**calculus**

A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 mi and a speed of 500 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 2 mi away from the station. I drew a diagram and figured out I need to ...
*March 4, 2012 by Daniel*

**calculus**

26. A train is heading due west from St. Louis. At noon, a plane flying horizontally due north at a fixed altitude of 4 miles passes directly over the train. When the train has traveled another mile, it is going 80 mph, and the plane has traveled another 5 miles and is going ...
*March 16, 2009 by jason*

**college**

A train is heading due west from St. Louis. At noon, a plane flying horizontally due north at a fixed altitude of 4 miles passes directly over the train. When the train has traveled another mile, it is going 80 mph, and the plane has traveled another 5 miles and is going 500 ...
*December 6, 2010 by Joshua*

**Calculus**

A train is heading due west from St. Louis. At noon, a plane flying horizontally due north at a fixed altitude of 4 miles passes directly over the train. When the train has traveled another 5 miles and is going 500 mph. At that moment, how fast is the distance between the ...
*November 11, 2008 by George*

**Calculus**

A train is heading due west from St. Louis. At noon, a plane flying horizontally due north at a fixed altitude of 4 miles passes directly over the train. When the train has traveled another mile, it is going 80 mph, and the plane has traveled another 5 miles and is going 500 ...
*November 12, 2008 by George*

**Calc**

A plane that is flying horizontally at an altitude of 6 kilometers and a speed of 680 kilometers per hour passes directly over a radar station. How fast is the distance between the plane and the radar station increasing when the distance between the two is 9 kilometers
*October 20, 2009 by Georgia*

**calculus**

A plane that is flying horizontally at an altitude of 6 kilometers and a speed of 570 kilometers per hour passes directly over a radar station. How fast is the distance between the plane and the radar station increasing when the distance between the two is 14 kilometers
*October 28, 2013 by Matr*

** advance geometry**

A plane is flying east, ascending at a constant angle. Jack is standing on the ground, watching the plane come to (horizontally) directly at him. When he first sees the plane, at an angle of elevation of 15 degrees, its horizontal distance from him is 11,000. When he sees it ...
*April 25, 2010 by maha*

**physics**

You are flying to Chicago for a weekend away from the books. In your last physics class, you learned that the airflow over the wings of the plane creates a lift force, which acts perpendicular to the wings. When the plane is flying level, the upward lift force exactly balances...
*March 19, 2011 by please help!!!!*

**physics**

You are flying to Chicago for a weekend away from the books. In your last physics class, you learned that the airflow over the wings of the plane creates a lift force, which acts perpendicular to the wings. When the plane is flying level, the upward lift force exactly balances...
*March 20, 2011 by HELP!*

**Physics**

I really would like to give some work on this problem, but I have no idea how to do it! Please help! An airplane is dropping bales of hay to cattle stranded in a blizzard on the Great Plains. The pilot releases the bales at 120 m above the level ground when the plane is flying...
*September 13, 2006 by Josh*

**physics **

A package of medical supplies is released from a small airpllane flying a mercy mission over an isolated jungle settlement. The plane flies horizontally with a speed of 20 m/s and an altitude of 20 meters. How far from the release point will the package strike the ground?
*October 30, 2010 by Casey *

**math**

At an airport, a flight controller was in a tower 40m above the ground. When she first observed a plane it was at an angle of elevation of 12 (degrees) from her line of sight and flying at a constant altitude (height) The plane had a constant speed of 360km/h Eight seconds ...
*May 19, 2013 by alice*

**Physics**

1. A rescue plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 500 m and velocity of 300 m\s east drops a food supply packet to plane crash survivors on the ground. The packet falls freely to the ground without a parachute. Assume that the weather is perfect. a. Calculate the time it...
*October 23, 2012 by Shannon*

**College Algebra**

A plane takes off from the ground at a 14-degree angle. After flying straight for 10,000 feet, what is the altitude of the plane?
*November 5, 2013 by Keri*

**calculus**

A plane is flying west at 500 ft/sec at an altitude of 4000 ft. The plane is tracked by a searchlight on the ground. If the light is to be trained on the plane, find the change in the angle of elevation of the searchlight at horizontal distance of 2000 ft.
*November 12, 2008 by bill*

**Math**

A plane is flying at an altitude of 12,000 feet and is preparing to land at a nearby airport. The angle from the airport to the plane is 17. To the nearest tenth of a foot, how far is the airport from the plane?
*March 4, 2012 by Valentino*

**physics**

A pigeon flying horizontally at a speed of 16.0 m/s drops a stolen Rolex watch. The timepiece falls to the ground in 2.90s. (a) What was the watsh's altitude when it was dropped? (b) how far horizontally did it travel before it smashed into the deck?
*February 16, 2011 by girl*

**math(rational functions application)**

The average speed of a jet is 100km/h faster than a cargo plane. To travel 1400km, the cargo plane requires 25% more time than the jet. Find the average speed of the jet. This is the formula I figured out so far. V(average)=V(jet)-V(cargo 100km/h= d/t - d/t 100= [1400km/x] - [...
*October 22, 2009 by jane*

**Physics**

A plane flies horizontally at constant ground speed v=720km/h. The pilot is informed by an air traffic controller that he must immediately change his direction of flight while keeping the same altitude. The pilot performs a turning maneuver by rolling the plane to a banked ...
*April 2, 2013 by Crow*

**physics**

An airplane is flying horizontally with a speed of 1000 km/hr (278 m/s) when it drops a payload. The payload hits the ground 37 s later. (Neglect air drag and the curvature of the Earth. Take g = 10 m/s2.) (a) At what altitude H is the airplane flying?
*March 4, 2011 by kelly*

**Math**

A plane was flying at an altitude of 30,000 feet when it began the descent toward the airport. The airplane descends at a rate of 850 feet per minute. a. What is the function rule that describes this situation? b. What is the altitude of the plane after it has descended for 8 ...
*January 12, 2014 by Shakira*

**Physics**

A cup of coffee is sitting on a table in an airplane that is flying at a constant altitude and a constant velocity. The coefficient of static friction between the cup and the table is 0.37. Suddenly, the plane accelerates, its altitude remaining constant. What is the maximum ...
*September 27, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A cup of coffee is on a table in an airplane flying at a constant altitude and a constant velocity. The coefficient of static friction between the cup and the table is 0.18. Suddenly, the plane accelerates forward, its altitude remaining constant. What is the maximum ...
*October 3, 2012 by Sam*

**geometry**

A plane is flying at an altitude of 12,000 m. From the pilot, the angle of depression to the airport tower is 32°. How far is the tower from a point directly beneath the plane?
*May 23, 2014 by niglet*

**physics**

A cup of coffee is on a table in an airplane flying at a constant altitude and a constant velocity. The coefficient of static friction between the cup and the table is 0.100 . Suddenly, the plane accelerates forward, its altitude remaining constant. What is the maximum ...
*December 13, 2012 by Amy*

**physics**

A plane is found by radar to be flying 5.9 km above the ground. The angle of elevation from the radar to the plane is 78.6°. Ten seconds later, the plane is directly over the station. Find the speed of the plane, assuming that it is flying level.
*March 13, 2014 by eric*

**Trigonometry**

A plane is observed approaching your home and you assume its speed to be 550 miles per hour. The angle of elevation of the plane is 16 degrees and one minute later is 57 degrees. Approximate the altitude of the plane. Draw yourself a figure with two triangles. Both have an ...
*January 8, 2007 by Timisha*

**Physics**

A rescue plane has to drop supplies to a group of castaways who are stranded on a deserted island. The plane is flying as 150 m/s at a level altitude of 1200 m. How far ahead of the landing zone should the plane release the supplies? I'm not even sure how to start this one. ...
*November 2, 2007 by Lindsay*

** Calculusss ( pleassee someboddy heelp )**

an airplane flying due east at 400 km/h pasess over an airport 12 minutes before a second plane flying south 30 degrees west at 500 km/h.if the airplanes are at the same altitude how fast will they by seprating when the seccong plane is over the airport.?When will they be the...
*March 18, 2011 by Alisha*

**trig**

A plane climbs into the jet stream which is flowing at a rate of 80 miles per hour. It travels with the jet stream for 5 hours and then reduces its altitude, flying out of the jet stream for 4 more hours. The plane, while out of the jet stream, covered 550 miles less than it ...
*November 4, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A missile is released from a fighter plane traveling horizontally at an altitude of 10000 ft. if the target was hit at 2.09 miles, in mi/h, was the plane traveling?
*April 22, 2014 by nano*

**math (altitude)**

An airplane flying at an altitude of 31,000 feet descends at a rate of 1,200 feet per minute. If the plane descends for 15 minutes, what would its altitude be in feet?: * 13,000 23,000 18,000 21,000
*September 22, 2007 by anonymous*

**Physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of v0 = 260 m/s at an angle of 30.0° with the horizontal. When the altitude of the plane is h = 2.0 km, a flare is released from the plane. The flare hits the target on the ground. What is the angle ?
*September 4, 2007 by Student*

**physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 224 m/s at an angle of 30.0° with the horizontal, as the drawing shows. When the altitude of the plane is 2.1 km, a flare is released from the plane. The flare hits the target on the ground. What is the angle?
*February 7, 2010 by james*

**physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 248 m/s at an angle of 30.0° with the horizontal, as the drawing shows. When the altitude of the plane is 2.8 km, a flare is released from the plane. The flare hits the target on the ground. What is the angle?
*February 4, 2011 by star*

**physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 240 m/s at an angle of 30.0° with the horizontal, as the drawing shows. When the altitude of the plane is 2.4 km, a flare is released from the plane. The flare hits the target on the ground. What is the angle è?
*February 10, 2011 by tish*

**Physics**

A cup of coffee is sitting in an airplane flying at constant speed and altitude. Mu between cup and table is .36. The plane accelerates, maintaining constant altitude. What is the maximum acceleration that the plan can have without the cup sliding backwards?
*September 18, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Algebra 2**

1. Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. a. Where do their paths cross? b. Which plane must fly farther? c. What ratio of the speed of ...
*September 28, 2009 by newt*

**Math**

Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. a. Where do their paths cross? b. Which plane must fly farther? c. What ratio of the speed of Plane...
*September 28, 2009 by newt*

**Please Anyone!!!**

Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. a. Where do their paths cross? b. Which plane must fly farther? c. What ratio of the speed of Plane...
*September 28, 2009 by newt*

**Trigonometry**

You are stationed at a radar base in Warner Robins, GA and you observe an unidentified flying object at an altitude of 2000 m flying towards your radar base at an angle of 20 degrees. How far away from the radar base is that plane (hypotenuse)?
*January 24, 2010 by Jake*

**physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 240 m/s at an angle of 30.0° with the horizontal, as the drawing shows. When the altitude of the plane is 2.2 km, a flare is released from the plane. The flare hits the target on the ground. What is the angle θ?
*January 18, 2010 by Mo*

**physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 240 m/s at an angle of 30.0° with the horizontal, as the drawing shows. When the altitude of the plane is 2.2 km, a flare is released from the plane. The flare hits the target on the ground. What is the angle θ?
*January 18, 2010 by Mo*

**college physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 240 m/s at an angle of 30.0° with the horizontal, as the drawing shows. When the altitude of the plane is 2.4 km, a flare is released from the plane. The flare hits the target on the ground. What is the angle è?
*February 23, 2011 by jc*

**physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 252m/s at an angle of 30 degrees with the horizontal. when the altitude of the plane is 2.7km, a flare is released from the plane. the flare hits the target on the ground. what is the angle theta?
*September 23, 2012 by mo*

**math**

One plane flies straight east at an altitude of 31,000 feet. A second plane is flying west at an altitude of 13,000 feet on a course that lies directly below that of the first plane and directly above the straight road from Thomasville to Johnsburg. As the first plane passes ...
*February 5, 2013 by rachel*

**math**

One plane flies straight east at an altitude of 31,000 feet. A second plane is flying west at an altitude of 13,000 feet on a course that lies directly below that of the first plane and directly above the straight road from Thomasville to Johnsburg. As the first plane passes ...
*February 5, 2013 by rachel*

**math**

One plane flies straight east at an altitude of 31,000 feet. A second plane is flying west at an altitude of 13,000 feet on a course that lies directly below that of the first plane and directly above the straight road from Thomasville to Johnsburg. As the first plane passes ...
*February 5, 2013 by rachel*

**calculus**

A plane is flying at 240mph and is climbing at 22 degrees. Find the rate at which it is gaining altitude when y=3miles
*June 10, 2011 by ron*

**Physics**

An airplane is flying at an altitude of 2,000 m with a speed of 216 m/s. What is the pressure of air outside the plane?
*April 14, 2014 by Sandra*

**Physics**

An airplane is flying at an altitude of 2,000 m with a speed of 216 m/s. What is the pressure of air outside the plane?
*April 16, 2014 by Sandra*

**Physics**

A helicopter is flying horizontally at 7.52 m/s and an altitude of 16.6 m when a package of emergency medical supplies is ejected horizontally backward with a speed of 11.9 m/s relative to the helicopter. Ignoring air resistance, what is the horizontal distance between the ...
*November 5, 2009 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A helicopter is flying horizontally at 7.5 m/s and an altitude of 17 m when a package of emergency medical supplies is ejected horizontally backward with a speed of 13 m/s relative to the helicopter. Ignoring air resistance, what is the horizontal distance between the package ...
*January 29, 2010 by Sal*

**Physics**

A helicopter is flying horizontally at 7.5 m/s and an altitude of 18 m when a package of emergency medical supplies is ejected horizontally backward with a speed of 13 m/s relative to the helicopter. Ignoring air resistance, what is the horizontal distance between the package ...
*February 2, 2011 by Renee*

**physics**

A helicopter is flying horizontally at 8.2 m/s and an altitude of 17 m when a package of emergency medical supplies is ejected horizontally backward with a speed of 13 m/s relative to the helicopter. Ignoring air resistance, what is the horizontal distance between the package ...
*October 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**PRECALCULUS**

An airplane is flying at a speed of 250 mph at an altitude of 4 miles. The plane passes directly above a radar station at time t=0. Find the distance s between the plane and the radar station after 5 minutes.
*May 27, 2011 by OSCAR*

**Math**

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.
*October 29, 2012 by Austin*

**Physics **

A plane is flying horizontally at a speed of 290m/s. He drops a package (ignoring air resistance). A)If it take 15s for the package to hit the ground, how high above is the plane? B) How far (horizontally) before the island should Steven drop the package? C) Assuming the ...
*September 22, 2013 by Jason*

**Math**

An airplane is flying at an altitude of 6 miles and passes directly over a radar antenna. When the plane is 10 miles away, the radar detects that the distance is changing at a rate of 240 mph. what is the speed of the plane? This is an implicit differentiation problem
*May 13, 2013 by Chloe*

**physics**

a jet plane flying at 550 m/s makes a curve. The radius of the circle in which the plane is flying is 9.0 X 10^3 m. What centripetal acceleration does the plane experience? Express this acceleration relative to g, the acceleration due to gravity.
*November 1, 2011 by Dee*

**physics**

An airplane is flying horizontally with a constant velocity of 170 m/s at an altitude of 4500 m when it drops a package. (a) How long does it take for the package to reach the ground? ___s (b) What is the distance between the airplane and the package when the package hits the ...
*September 21, 2010 by jayson*

**Calculus**

a bomb is dropped from an airplane at an altitude of 14,400 feet. how long will it take to reach the ground? (because of the motion of the plane, the fall will not be vertical, but the time will be the same as that for a vertical fall.) the plane is moving at 600 miles per ...
*November 1, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

A plane flies horizontally with a speed Of 600km/h at an altitude of 10km and pasess directly over th town of quinton .find the rate at which the distance from the plane to quinton is increasing when its 20km away from quinton ?
*March 12, 2011 by Mehak*

**calculus**

A plane flies horizontally with a speed Of 600km/h at an altitude of 10km and pasess directly over th town of quinton .find the rate at which the distance from the plane to quinton is increasing when its 20km away from quinton ?
*March 12, 2011 by mehak*

**calculus**

an airplane flying due east at 400 km/h pasess over an airport 12 minutes before a second plane flying south 30 degrees west at 500 km/h.if the airplanes are at the same altitude how fast will they by seprating when the seccong pane is over the airport.?When will they be the ...
*March 17, 2011 by tara*

**calculus**

a bomb is drooped from an airplane at an altitude of 14,400 feet. how long will it take to reach the ground? (Because of the motionof the plane, the fall will not be vertical, but the time will be the same as that for a vertical fall.) the plane is moving at 600 miles per hour...
*December 5, 2009 by marlyn*

**calculus**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 23 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 5 km and climbs at an angle of 35 degrees. At what rate, in km/min is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 7 minutes later?
*February 25, 2010 by angel*

**Calculus**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 24 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 8 km and climbs at an angle of 20 degrees. At what rate, in km/min, is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 2 minutes later?
*March 1, 2010 by Danny*

**math**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 14 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 7 km and climbs at an angle of 35 degrees. At what rate, in km/min, is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 5 minutes later?
*May 24, 2011 by Alexandra*

**Calculus**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 4 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 5 km and climbs at an angle of 45 degrees. At what rate, in km/min is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 4 minutes later?
*October 7, 2011 by Anonymous*

**trig**

jet stream which is flowing at a rate of 80 miles per hour. It travels with the jet stream for 5 hours and then reduces its altitude, flying out of the jet stream for 4 more hours. The plane, while out of the jet stream, covered 550 miles less than it did during the 5 hours ...
*July 9, 2010 by Anonymous*

**NS 2**

An object falls from a plane flying horizontally at an attitude of 40,000 ft. at 500 ml/hr. How long will take hit the ground?
*July 11, 2014 by jm*

**trig**

A plane is flying 12,000 feet horizontally from a tall, vertical cliff. The angle of elevation from the plane to the top of the cliff is 45degrees, while the angle of depression from the plane to a point on the cliff at elevation 8000 feet is 14degrees. Find the height of the ...
*October 15, 2012 by Mae*

**algebra 2**

plane a is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of plane b. plane a is flying 2mi west for every mile it flies north, while plane b is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. which plane must fly farther
*November 11, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math Ms. Sue please help**

Flying to Kampala with a tailwind a plane average 158km/h. On the return trip the plane only averaged 112km/h while flying back into the same wind. Find the speed of the wind and the speed of the plane in still air.
*February 28, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Calculus Help**

A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 6 km and passes directly over a tracking telescope on the ground. When the angle of elevation is π/3, this angle is decreasing at a rate of π/3 rad/min. How fast is the plane traveling at that time?
*April 2, 2014 by Ulay*

**Math (Ms. Sue Please help!)**

A plane on a search mission flew east from an airport, turned, and flew west back to the airport. The plane cruised at 300km/h when flying east, and 400km/h when flying west. The plane was in the air for 7 hours. How far from the airport did the plane travel?
*January 2, 2013 by Kate*

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