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September 20, 2014

September 20, 2014

Number of results: 28,367

**trig**

a ship has maintained a bearing of 47 degrees. ( a bearing is the angle measured clockwise from due north) a) how far has the ship sailed if it is 200 miles north of its original position? b) how far east of its original position is the ship? c) if the ship's average speed is ...
*October 5, 2008 by jerson*

**Trigonometry**

A ship is passing thru the island of corregidor. At its closest point of approach radar determine that it is 2,400 m away. Later the radar determines that it is 2,650 m away . a.)By what angle did the ship's bearing from corregidor change ? b.)How far did the ship travel but ...
*December 3, 2012 by Lelouch*

**bearing and distance**

Two vehicles p and q leave a station at the same time.p travels 8km/hour on a bearing of 025 degree and q 5km/hour on a bearing of 45 degree west of north.how far apart are they and what is the bearing of p from q after 3hours?
*June 14, 2014 by mary*

**physics**

1. A ship has a top speed of 3.0 m/s in calm water. The current of the ocean tends to push the boat at 2.0 m/s on a bearing of due South. What will be the net velocity of the ship if the captain points his ship on a bearing of 55 North or West and applies full power?
*March 5, 2014 by Amanda*

**Cosine Law**

For the next three questions, choose which is the most appropriate method to solve the problem, explain your answer. a) SOACAHTOA b) The Sine Law c) The Cosine Law d) The problem cannot be solved without further information 1) Yachts in a race have to sail a triangular course...
*May 25, 2014 by Jane*

**Cosine Law NEED HELP QUCIK**

For the next three questions, choose which is the most appropriate method to solve the problem, explain your answer. a) SOACAHTOA b) The Sine Law c) The Cosine Law d) The problem cannot be solved without further information 1) Yachts in a race have to sail a triangular course...
*May 27, 2014 by Jane*

**trigonometry**

a ship travels 8km due north then 7km on a bearing of 070 degrees 1. draw a diagram to represent the information 2. calculate the distance and bearing of the ship from its starting point
*April 21, 2012 by lindsay*

**math**

Two radar stations at A and B, with B 6 km east of A, are tracking a ship which is generally to the north. At a certain instant, the ship is 5 km from A and this distance is increasing at the rate of 28 km/h. At the same instant, the ship is also 5 km from B, but this distance...
*July 15, 2013 by JEN*

**fourth grade math**

the passengers of a cruise ship were shocked to learn that their ship was sinking. the ship is 218 ft tall and is sinking at the rate of 1/2 ft per minute. how long do the passengers have to abandon the ship?
*June 5, 2012 by Anita*

**Trig**

A ship leaves its homeport and sails on a bearing of N28degrees10'E. Another ship leaves the same port at the same time and sails on a bearing of S61degrees50'E. If the first ship sails at 24.0 mph and second sails at 28mph, find the distance between the two ships after 4hrs.
*November 28, 2010 by SK*

**Math**

Forest rangers use degree measure to identify directions and locate critical spots such as fires. A forest ranger at tower A observes smoke at a bearing of 149 degrees (clockwise from the north) while another forest ranger at tower B observes the same smoke at a bearing of 250...
*March 13, 2010 by Gayle*

**Geometry**

Forest rangers use degree measure to identify directions and locate critical spots such as fires. A forest ranger at tower A observes smoke at a bearing of 149 degrees (clockwise from the north) while another forest ranger at tower B observes the same smoke at a bearing of 250...
*December 4, 2012 by Libby*

**math- precalculus**

I've attempted this problem a few times but I can't get the right answer. Can someone show me how I can do it? A ship leaves the port of Miami with a bearing of 100 degrees and a speed of 15 knots. After 1 hour, the ship turns 90 degrees toward the south. a) what is the new ...
*March 21, 2009 by jared*

**MATH**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 24 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 4 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 2 minutes later? Rate = km/min The vertical...
*March 6, 2007 by Jia*

**Pre Calculus 2**

A ship regularly travels between two ports that are 350 miles apart. When traveling directly from A to B, the ship sails on a bearing of . However, to avoid a storm, one day the ship leaves A on a bearing of and travels for 6 hours at 17mph. When the bad weather has passed, it...
*August 4, 2013 by Sara*

**TRIG - BEARING PROB.**

A ship is travelling on a bearing of 345 degrees. Then it makes a 90 degree right turn. What is the ship's new bearing?
*December 14, 2009 by amy*

**trig**

Q1: Prove cos^2t+4cost+4/cost+2=2sect+1/sect Q2: A ship leaves port with a bearing of S 40 W. After traveling 7 miles, the ship turns 90 degrees on a bearing of N 50 W for 11 miles. At that time, what is the bearing of the ship from port?
*March 5, 2012 by Katie*

**TRIG HONORS CH: 5.8**

a ship leaves port with a bearing of S 42deg W after traveling 7 miles, the ship turns 90deg and travels on a bearing of N 52deg W for 10 miles at that time, what is the bearing of the ship to the port?
*October 29, 2012 by Ashley*

**trig**

a ship leaves port with a bearing of S 42deg W after traveling 7 miles, the ship turns 90deg and travels on a bearing of N 52deg W for 10 miles at that time, what is the bearing of the ship to the port?
*October 29, 2012 by Selena*

**TRIGONOMETRY**

a ship leaves port with a bearing of S 42deg W after traveling 7 miles, the ship turns 90deg and travels on a bearing of N 52deg W for 10 miles at that time, what is the bearing of the ship to the port?
*October 29, 2012 by NATO*

**calculus**

A drone aeroplane is flying horizontally to a constant height of 4000 ft above a fixed radar tracking station. At a certain instant the angle of elevation theta is 30 degrees and decreasing, and the speed of the aeroplane is 300 mi/h a) How fast is theta decreasing at this ...
*April 24, 2012 by Paige*

**Phyics**

A ship is first seen on a radar screen to be 13 km east of the radar site. Some time later, the ship is at 16 km northwest. What is the displacement of the ship from the first location it is seen at?
*September 9, 2010 by G*

**physics**

A Coast Guard cutter detects an unidentified ship at a distance of 19.0 km in the direction 15.0° east of north. The ship is traveling at 22.0 km/h on a course at 40.0° east of north. The Coast Guard wishes to send a speedboat to intercept and investigate the vessel. (a) If ...
*September 1, 2012 by Mia*

**Trig**

A ship leaves port with a bearing of S 40 W. After traveling 7 miles, the ship turns 90 degrees on a bearing of N 50 W for 11 miles. At that time, what is the bearing of the ship from port?
*March 5, 2012 by Kathryn*

**Trig**

A ship leaves port with a bearing of S 40 W. After traveling 7 miles, the ship turns 90 degrees on a bearing of N 50 W for 11 miles. At that time, what is the bearing of the ship from port?
*March 5, 2012 by Unkown*

**Trig**

A ship leaves port with a bearing of S 40 W. After traveling 7 miles, the ship turns 90 degrees on a bearing of N 50 W for 11 miles. At that time, what is the bearing of the ship from port?
*March 5, 2012 by Katie*

**Trig**

A ship leaves port with a bearing of S 40 W. After traveling 7 miles, the ship turns 90 degrees on a bearing of N 50 W for 11 miles. At that time, what is the bearing of the ship from port?
*March 5, 2012 by Katie*

**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*

**Trig.**

Help with this problem please. I don't get it at all. A ship is heading due north at 12 mph. The current is flowing southwest at 4mph. Find the actual bearing and speed of the ship.
*March 30, 2010 by Shane*

**Mechanics AQA igher**

A ship is being steered due east. A current is flowing from north to south, so that the actual velocity of the ship is 12 km/h on a bearing of 120 degree . Find the speed of the current and still water speed of the ship
*February 1, 2012 by Jat*

**Airplane & Radar**

(Airplane & Radar) An airplane is flying (horizontally) at the height of 6 km on a flight path that will take it directly over a radar tracking station (on ground). If the distance D between the plane and the radar is decreasing at a rate of 300 km/hr, find the speed of the ...
*December 15, 2011 by math*

**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*

**C Programming**

How do you reprompt after the user inputs a wrong number into the program in C Programming? Loop structure? i.e. I want my code to do this: Enter a Compass Heading: 500.7 Please Input a Compass Heading between 0 and 360 Degrees. Enter a Compass Heading: 360.0 If the user puts ...
*September 30, 2009 by gnozahs*

**Physics**

A police radar has an effective range of 1.0 km, and a motorist's radar detector has a range of 1.9 km. The motorist is going 100km/h in a 80km/h zone when the radar detector beeps. At what rate must the motorist decelerate to avoid a speeding ticket?
*September 6, 2013 by Amber*

**trigo **

A passenger on a ship sailing north at 5.0 mph noticed that at noon a radio tower on land was due east of the slip. At 1:30pm, the bearing of the tower from the ship was S 35deg E. How far was the ship from the tower at 1:30pm?
*August 3, 2010 by trigofunctions*

**TRIGONOMETRY**

A passenger on a ship sailing north at 5.0 mph noticed that at noon a radio tower on land was due east of the slip. At 1:30pm, the bearing of the tower from the ship was S 35deg E. How far was the ship from the tower at 1:30pm?
*August 6, 2010 by Winsel*

**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*

**physics**

A Coast Guard cutter detects an unidentified ship at a distance of 16.7 km in the direction 13.8° east of north. The ship is traveling at 24.9 km/h on a course at 39.2° east of north. The Coast Guard wishes to send a speedboat to intercept the vessel and investigate it. If the...
*February 17, 2011 by kia*

**physics**

A Coast Guard cutter detects an unidentified ship at a distance of 16.7 km in the direction 13.8° east of north. The ship is traveling at 24.9 km/h on a course at 39.2° east of north. The Coast Guard wishes to send a speedboat to intercept the vessel and investigate it. If the...
*February 18, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics **

A plane flies towards a ground-based radar dish. Radar locates the plane at a distance D = 41 km from the dish, at an angle θ = 52° above horizontal. What is the plane’s horizontal distance, DH in meters, from the radar dish??
*September 11, 2014 by Lauren HELP *

**math,bearing and distance**

A man walks 100m due north and then 150m on a bearing of s30 degree of north.how far and on what bearing is he.from his original position?
*June 14, 2014 by mary*

**trig**

Two tracking stations are on the equator 134 miles apart. A weather balloon is located on a bearing of N 38°E from the western station and on a bearing of N 19°E from the eastern station. How far is the balloon from the western station? Round to the nearest mile.
*March 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Pre Cal**

Two tracking stations are on the equator 158 miles apart. A weather balloon is located on a bearing of N 41degrees E from the western station and on a bearing of N 21degrees E from the eastern station. How far is the balloon from the western station.
*April 9, 2012 by Kara*

**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/precalc**

a plane flies 810 miles form Franklin to Centerville with a bearing of 75 degrees (clockwise from north). then it flies 648 miles from centerville to rosemont with a bearing of 32 degrees. find the straight-line distance and bearing from rosemont to franklin.
*January 20, 2011 by mimi*

**English**

1. The acting of the lead actor was great. 2. The main actor's acting was terrific. 3. The actings of some actors and actresses were fantastic. 4. Two main actors' actings were outstanding. 5. The scenery around the ship was very nice. 6. When the ship was sinking, the actings...
*April 13, 2011 by rfvv*

**Precalculus**

The weather bureau reports that a cold front has just passed Austin and is heading toward San Antonio at 42kph. Since you know that Antonio is 126 km from Austin, you first think you have 126/42=3 hours before the front arrives there. However, you realize that triangles and ...
*December 1, 2010 by Kelly*

**Math **

"A ship leaves port on a bearing of 34.0 degrees and travels 10.4 mi. The ship then turns due east and travels 4.6 mi. How far is the ship from port, and what is its bearing from port?" I would like to know how the actual steps in finding the answer please!
*December 1, 2011 by Mei*

**Math**

A lighthouse is east of a Coast Guard patrol boat. The Coast Guard station is 20 km north of the lighthouse. The radar officer aboard the boat measures the angle between the lighthouse and the station to be 23°. How far is the boat from the station?
*May 8, 2013 by Grace*

**Math**

A ship travels NE (45 degrees) at 18 knots with a current of 8 knots direction North. What is the bearing of the ship and speed in knots?
*May 7, 2013 by Elizabeth McKay*

**physics**

A Coast Guard cutter detects an unidentified ship at a distance of 18 km in the direction 16.2° east of north. The ship is traveling at 22.5 km/h on a course at 36.2° east of north. The Coast Guard wishes to send a speedboat to intercept the vessel and investigate it. If the ...
*May 16, 2007 by micole*

**trig**

Two tracking stations are on the equator 135 miles apart. A weather balloon is located on a bearing of N 37 degrees E from the weastern station and on a bearing of N 19 degrees E from the eastern station. How far is the balloon from the weastern station?
*April 21, 2013 by Taylor*

**calculas**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 19 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 4 km and climbs at an angle of 25 degrees. At what rate is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 3 minutes later? The distance is increasing at
*October 26, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math**

A ship travels due north for 25 miles then changes course to a bearing of 300°. It travels on this path for 29 miles. How far is the ship from where it started?
*July 22, 2012 by Gigi*

**trigonometry**

The bearing of the lighthouse is N 68 degress E from a ship 43 miles from the lighthouse. How far north of the ship is the lighthouse?
*August 17, 2014 by jhel*

**Maths**

Ship A is 18.5km from a port P on a beearing of 045 degree and ship B is 26.4km from point P on a bearing of 105 degree. Calculate the bearing of A from B and the distance AB.
*May 6, 2013 by Shane*

**Algebra**

Sorry for asking another question, but I don't know how to set this problem up. Ship A is due west of a lighthouse. Ship B is 12 km south of ship A. From ship B the bearing to the lighthouse is N63E. How far is ship A from the lighthouse?
*May 14, 2008 by Samantha*

**Caculas**

(Airplane & Radar) An airplane is flying (horizontally) at the height of 6 km on a flight path that will take it directly over a radar tracking station (on ground). If the distance D between the plane and the radar is decreasing at a rate of 300 km/hr, find the speed of the ...
*December 16, 2011 by matthew*

**physics**

Consider four vectors F1, F2, F3, and F4, with magnitudes are F1 = 41 N, F2 = 24 N, F3 =27 N, and F4 = 51 N, and angle 1 = 150 deg, angle 2 = −160 deg, angle 3 = 39 deg, and angle 4 = −57 deg, measured from the positive x axis with the counter clockwise angular ...
*February 16, 2011 by anonymous*

**Precalculus**

Please check. I did these problems by drawing a graph ... So it would be great if you do it that way too if you need to correct me. I know this is overwhelming but please take your time... It is easier for me to post all of these at once,since I can find it easier rather than ...
*December 14, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Dyanamics**

Two ships A&B leave port at same time the ship A is north-west at 32km/hr & ship B is 40degree south of west at 24 m/hr determine 1)the speed of ship B relative to ship A 2)At what time they will be 150km apart
*December 6, 2013 by vinod*

**Phys 2**

I am having trouble figuring out this question: Part 1: A long staight wire carries a current due East. This wire creates, at point #1, a magnetic field that is derected at 40 deg below due South. From point #1, the wire is located: 50 deg below due North 50 deg below due ...
*March 16, 2011 by Sonia*

**Physics**

I am having trouble figuring out this question: Part 1: A long staight wire carries a current due East. This wire creates, at point #1, a magnetic field that is derected at 40 deg below due South. From point #1, the wire is located: 50 deg below due North 50 deg below due ...
*March 16, 2011 by Sonia*

**Calculus**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 5 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 4 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 10 minutes later? I got it down to [250-20cos...
*September 25, 2009 by Z32*

**calculus**

shortly after taking off, a plane is climbing at an angle of 30° and traveling at a constant speed of 640 ft/sec as it passes over a ground radar tracking station. At that instant of time, the altitude of the plane is 1000 ft. How fast is the distance between the plane and the...
*October 18, 2011 by Anonymous*

**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*

**Please Please Help-Physics**

I am having trouble figuring out this question: Part 1: A long staight wire carries a current due East. This wire creates, at point #1, a magnetic field that is derected at 40 deg below due South. From point #1, the wire is located: 50 deg below due North 50 deg below due ...
*March 16, 2011 by Sonia*

**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*

**trigonomentry**

Ada travels from A on a bearing of 60˚ to station B on a distance of 15km.she then leaves to station C 10km away from B due east of station
*March 2, 2014 by anna*

**Trigonometry**

Two radar stations are 50 miles apart. Both are tracking the same plane. At this moment, the angle between station 1 and the plane is 73 degrees and the angle between station 2 and the plane is 46 degrees. How far is the plane from station 2?
*May 6, 2014 by Ryan*

**Calculus Help Please**

Ship A is traveling west at 40kkm/h and ship B is traveling north at 30mk/h. Both are headed for the Los Angeles Harbor. (a) At what rate are the boats approaching each other when ship A is 3km and ship B is 4km from the dock? (b) At what rate would the distance between the ...
*November 28, 2011 by Jet*

**calculus**

Starting at point A, a ship sails 57 km on a bearing of 188°, then turns and sails 37 km on a bearing of 330°. Find the distance of the ship from point A.
*April 8, 2011 by Anonymous*

**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*

**trig **

A freighter leaves on a course of 120 degrees and travels 515 miles. The ship then turns and goes due east 200 miles. What is the bearing and distance from the port to the ship? I calculated 142 miles for distance but couldn't get bearing. Any help is appreciated.
*April 26, 2010 by stacey graham*

**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*

**Pre-Calculus**

A 15N force acting at 15 degrees north of east and a 18N force acting at 79 degrees north of west act concurrently on an object. What is the magnitude and direction of a third force that produces equilibrium on the object? Show sketch and work. ------ x-component:: 15*cos(15 ...
*March 3, 2014 by Alexis*

**Calculus**

A rocket is launched into the air verically is tracked by a radar station on the ground 3 km from the launch site. What is the veritcal speed of the rocket at the instant when the distance from the radar station is 5 km and this distance is increasing at a rate of 5 000km/hr...
*December 10, 2006 by Thomas*

**Geometry**

A ship sails 5 km from a port A on a bearing of 85 degrees and then 6 km on a bearing of 50 degrees. Calculate the distance and bearing from A.
*August 23, 2013 by Saman*

**Math**

Can someone please go over the steps to solve this problem? I know I need to find where the tugboat intersects the radar but I'm not sure exactly how to do this. A radar buoy detects any boats within a radius of 12 miles. A tugboat starts at a location 18 miles SOUTH and 10 ...
*August 17, 2011 by Lily*

**math**

Hello, A ship's movements are being tracked on a radar screen. The ship is first seen on point a with coordinates (-5,8) 1. It moves along vector AB represented by the ordered pair (-6,-1) 2. Then it travels along vector BC represented by the ordered pair (4,-3) 3. Finally, it...
*February 6, 2010 by joe*

**Physics**

Consider a piece of metal that is at 5 deg C. If it is heated until it has twice the internal energy, its temperature will be. a)556 deg C b)283 deg C c)273 deg C d)278 deg C e)10 deg C
*November 19, 2012 by S*

**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*

**Pre-Calculus**

Two barges are pulling a ship into the harbor. Barge A is pulling with a force of 2700N at N43 deg E, and barge B is pulling at S 50 deg E. What force must barge B exert so that the ship is pulled directly East?
*May 2, 2011 by Joe*

**math**

a cb radio station c is located 3 mi from the interstate highway h. the station has a range of 6.1 mi in all directions from the station. if the interstate is along a straight line, how many miles of highway are in the range of this staion?
*May 15, 2012 by jay*

**MATH**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 24 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 5km 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 4 minutes later? You should draw out a ...
*March 8, 2007 by jimmy*

**maths **

A ship sailing on a course bearing 036 degrees is 5500 metres due south of a lighthouse.If the ship continues on this course,what is the closest distance the ship will come to the lighthouse?
*March 8, 2013 by Shane*

**trigonometry**

A ship is sighted directly east of a lighthouse. Another ship, which is 20m away from the first ship, is observed at a bearing of N25degreesE from the lighthouse. If the first ship is 4.1 km away from the lighthouse, what is the distance of the second ship from the lighthouse?
*January 6, 2014 by nina*

**math- help needed badly**

From a ship, two lighthouses can be seen bearing N 40 degrees E. After the ship sails at 15 knots on a course of 135 degrees for an hour and 20 mins, the two lighthouses now has a bearing of 10 degrees and 345 degrees. a) Find the distance of the ship from the latter position ...
*September 9, 2014 by rhinechilde*

**trigonometry- please help**

From a ship, two lighthouses can be seen bearing N 40 degrees E. After the ship sails at 15 knots on a course of 135 degrees for an hour and 20 mins, the two lighthouses now has a bearing of 10 degrees and 345 degrees. a) Find the distance of the ship from the latter position ...
*September 9, 2014 by rhinechilde*

**please HELP**

From a ship, two lighthouses can be seen bearing N 40 degrees E. After the ship sails at 15 knots on a course of 135 degrees for an hour and 20 mins, the two lighthouses now has a bearing of 10 degrees and 345 degrees. a) Find the distance of the ship from the latter position ...
*September 9, 2014 by rhinechilde*

**Calculus test tomorrow**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 24 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 5km 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 4 minutes later? I know side A=5 but how do ...
*March 8, 2007 by jimmy*

**physics**

A small steel ball bearing with a mass of 28.0 g is on a short compressed spring. When aimed vertically and suddenly released, the spring sends the bearing to a height of 1.25 m. Calculate the horizontal distance the ball would travel if the same spring were aimed 34.0 deg ...
*September 12, 2010 by Emily*

**physics**

A small steel ball bearing with a mass of 28.0 g is on a short compressed spring. When aimed vertically and suddenly released, the spring sends the bearing to a height of 1.25 m. Calculate the horizontal distance the ball would travel if the same spring were aimed 34.0 deg ...
*September 12, 2010 by Emily*

**Calc**

An airplane is flying at a speed of 350 mi/h at an altitude of one mile and passes directly over a radar station at time t=0. a) Express the horizontal distance d (in miles) that the plane has flown as a function of t. I really don't know... would it be something like d= t . a...
*September 19, 2010 by Chelsea*

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