Thursday

April 17, 2014

April 17, 2014

Number of results: 31,654

**Physics**

An airplane flies due south at 185 km/h relative to the air. There is a wind blowing at 68 km/h to the east relative to the ground. What are the plane's speed and direction relative to the ground?
*Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:46pm by Noah*

**physics**

An airplane flies due south at 185 km/h relative to the air. There is a wind blowing at 68 km/h to the east relative to the ground. What are the plane's speed and direction relative to the ground?
*Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:27pm by Danny*

**Physics**

An airplane flies due north at 250 km/h relative to the air. There is a wind blowing at 60 km/h to the northeast relative to the ground. What are the plane's speed and direction relative to the ground?
*Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 2:19pm by Preston*

**science**

An airplane flies due north at 235 km/h relative to the air. There is a wind blowing at 65 km/h to the northeast relative to the ground. What are the plane's speed and direction relative to the ground?
*Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 6:44pm by mary *

**physic**

An airplane flies due north at 200 km/h relative to the air. There is a wind blowing at 70 km/h to the northeast relative to the ground. What are the plane's speed and direction relative to the ground?
*Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 12:12pm by BILLY*

**PHYSIC**

An airplane flies north at a speed of 150 km/h relative to the air through which it flies. If there is a tail wind of 50 km/h, what is the plane's velocity relative to the ground?
*Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 1:45pm by ANA*

**Physics Check**

An airplane flies north at a speed of 150 km/h relative to the air through which it flies. If there is a tail wind of 50 km/h, what is the plane's velocity relative to the ground?
*Monday, July 12, 2010 at 2:31pm by ANA*

**Physics**

An airplane flies due north at 145 km/h with respect to the air. There is a wind blowing at 65 km/h to the east relative to the ground. What is the plane's speed relative to the ground?
*Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 2:19pm by Preston*

**Physics**

An airplane flies due north at 160 km/h with respect to the air. There is a wind blowing at 80 km/h to the east relative to the ground. What is the plane's speed relative to the ground?
*Sunday, November 21, 2010 at 4:18pm by Daniel*

**Physics**

An airplane flies at 200.0 km/h relative to the air. What is the velocity of the plane relative to the ground if it flies during the following wind conditions? a. a 50.0-km/h tailwind b. a 50.0-km/h headwind.
*Sunday, October 3, 2010 at 4:43pm by Melissa*

**Physics Check**

.)An airplane flies north at a speed of 150 km/h relative to the air through which it flies. If there is a tail wind of 50 km/h, what is the plane's velocity relative to the ground? 150 km/h
*Monday, July 12, 2010 at 2:31pm by iz*

**Physics Check**

.)An airplane flies north at a speed of 150 km/h relative to the air through which it flies. If there is a tail wind of 50 km/h, what is the plane's velocity relative to the ground? 200 km/h north
*Monday, July 12, 2010 at 2:31pm by iz*

**physics**

After flying for 13 min in a wind blowing 37 km/h at an angle of 25° south of east, an airplane pilot is over a town that is 59 km due north of the starting point. What is the speed of the airplane relative to the air, in km/h?
*Friday, September 2, 2011 at 8:49pm by Pat Rick*

**physics**

A commuter airplane starts from an airport and takes the route shown in the figure below. The plane first flies to city A located 175 km away in a direction 30.0° north of east. Next, it flies for 150 km 20.0° west of north to city B. Finally, the plane flies 190 km due west, ...
*Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 8:39pm by micheal*

**Physics**

A commuter airplane starts from an airport and takes the route shown in the figure below. The plane first flies to city A, located 175 km away in a direction 30.0° north of east. Next, it flies for 150 km 20.0° west of north, to city B. Finally, the plane flies 190 km due west...
*Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 8:36pm by anonymous*

**Physics**

After flying for 15 min in a wind blowing 42 km/h at an angle of 34° south of east, an airplane pilot is over a town that is 40 km due north of the starting point. What is the speed of the airplane relative to the air?
*Saturday, July 10, 2010 at 5:58pm by Sam*

**physics**

After flying for 15 min in a wind blowing 42 km/h at an angle of 20° south of east, an airplane pilot is over a town that is 42 km due north of the starting point. What is the speed of the airplane relative to the air?
*Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 9:14pm by Nick*

**physics**

After flying for 15 min in a wind blowing 42 km/h at an angle of 20° south of east, an airplane pilot is over a town that is 42 km due north of the starting point. What is the speed of the airplane relative to the air?
*Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 9:36pm by Nick*

**physics**

After flying for 15 min in a wind blowing 42 km/h at an angle of 20° south of east, an airplane pilot is over a town that is 42 km due north of the starting point. What is the speed of the airplane relative to the air?
*Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 10:55pm by Nick*

**Physics**

After flying for 15 min in a wind blowing 42 km/h at an angle of 28° south of east, an airplane pilot is over a town that is 42 km due north of the starting point. What is the speed of the airplane relative to the air?
*Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 5:35pm by Patricia*

**physics**

Find the magnitude and relative direction (e.g., NE, NW, SE, SW) of the velocity of an airplane relative to the earth, if the velocity of the airplane relative to the air is 165 km/hr. south to north and the wind velocity is 65 km/hr. at an 50o angle from east to west.
*Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 10:14pm by kim*

**Physics! another one i need help with**

the velocity of the wind would be: (42km/h)cos(30)=36.37 After flying for 15 min in a wind blowing 42 km/h at an angle of 30° south of east, an airplane pilot is over a town that is 50 km due north of the starting point. What is the speed of the airplane relative to the air in...
*Saturday, February 3, 2007 at 3:58pm by Troyyyy*

**Physics**

write out the equation please show the steps taken to solve the problem A small airplane flies at a velocity of 145 km/h toward the south as observed by a person on the ground. the airplane pilot measures an air velocity of 172 km/h south. What is the velocity of the wind that...
*Wednesday, February 4, 2009 at 9:06pm by y912f*

**Physics/Math**

After flying for 15 min in a wind blowing 42 km/h at an angle of 30° south of east, an airplane pilot is over a town that is 50 km due north of the starting point. What is the speed of the airplane relative to the air? This is a vector equation. I would do it graphically. ...
*Saturday, February 3, 2007 at 7:57pm by winterWX*

**Physics**

An airplane flies 340 km due east, makes a right-angle turn, and then flies 390 km due north. Find the magnitude of the plane’s displace- ment from its starting point. Neglect the curvature of the earth. Answer in units of km
*Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 8:06pm by Crystal*

**Phyics**

Could you please check my work, I am not too sure what do. An airplane that flies at 100 km/h with a 10 km/h tailwind travels at 110 km/h relative to the ground. If it instead flies into a 10 km/h headwind, its groundspeed is : 110 km/h /2= 55 km/h
*Thursday, August 30, 2007 at 11:59am by Soly*

**physics**

An airplane maintains a speed of 597 km/h relative to the air it is flying through as it makes a trip to a city 759 km away to the north. (a) What time interval is required for the trip if the plane flies through a headwind blowing at 36.0 km/h toward the south? 1 h (b) What ...
*Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 6:45pm by jon*

**Algebra: 8th Grade; Equation Check**

1) A private airplane leaves an airport and flies due south at 192 km/h. Two hours later a jet leaves at the same airport and flies due south at 960 km/h. When will the jet overtake the plane? t = time Equation: 192(t+3) = 960 2)An airplane flew for 4 hours with a 20-km/h tail...
*Saturday, March 7, 2009 at 11:22pm by Meaghan*

**physics**

A jogger travels a route that has two parts. The first is a displacement of 2.15 km due south, and the second involves a displacement that points due east. The resultant displacement + has a magnitude of 3.95 km. (a) What is the magnitude of , and what is the direction of + as...
*Monday, January 27, 2014 at 8:46pm by timmmothy*

**Physics**

A jogger travels a route that has two parts. The first is a displacement of 2.90 km due south, and the second involves a displacement that points due east. The resultant displacement + has a magnitude of 4.25 km. (a) What is the magnitude of , and what is the direction of + as...
*Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 9:26am by RW*

**Physics**

A jogger travels a route that has two parts. The first is a displacement of 2.20 km due south, and the second involves a displacement that points due east. The resultant displacement + has a magnitude of 4.10 km. (a) What is the magnitude of , and what is the direction of + as...
*Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 10:18pm by Alister*

**Physics**

A jogger travels a route that has two parts. The first is a displacement A of magnitude 2.70 km due south, and the second involves a displacement B that points due east. What is the direction of A + B relative to due south? ° What would be the direction of A - B relative to ...
*Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at 10:38pm by yoyoma*

**Physics**

An airplane flies due north at 220 km/h with respect to the air. There is a wind blowing at 65 km/h to the northeast with respect to the ground. What are the plane's speed and direction with respect to the ground?
*Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 7:24pm by Martha*

**Physics**

An airplane flies due north at 260 km/h with respect to the air. There is a wind blowing at 60 km/h to the northeast with respect to the ground. What are the plane's speed and direction with respect to the ground?
*Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 9:41pm by Maddie*

**Physics**

An airplane flies due north at 260 km/h with respect to the air. There is a wind blowing at 60 km/h to the northeast with respect to the ground. What are the plane's speed and direction with respect to the ground?
*Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 9:41pm by Maddie*

**physics**

e relative to the ground. The airplane’s speed relative to the air is 77.9 km/h. Answer in units of km/h
*Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 10:13pm by darian*

**Physics**

An airplane has a velocity of 454 km/h relative to the moving air. At the same time, a wind blows northward with a speed of 99 km/h relative to earth. The airplane is moving in an easterly direction relative to earth. Find the speed of the airplane to relative to earth. So, i ...
*Friday, October 1, 2010 at 4:49pm by Jon*

**physics**

An airplane is heading due south at a speed of 515 km/h. A wind begins blowing from the southwest at a speed of 100 km/h (average). (Hint: First draw a diagram.) (a) What is the velocity (magnitude and direction) of the plane relative to the ground? magnitude/direction (east ...
*Saturday, September 26, 2009 at 11:15pm by DJ*

**Physics - HELP**

An airplane is heading due south at a speed of 515 km/h. A wind begins blowing from the southwest at a speed of 100 km/h (average). (Hint: First draw a diagram.) (a) What is the velocity (magnitude and direction) of the plane relative to the ground? magnitude/direction (east ...
*Sunday, September 27, 2009 at 10:53am by Anonymous*

**math**

When an airplane flies with a given wind, it can travel 3000 km in 5hrs. When the same airplane flies in the opposite direction against the wind it takes 10hrs to fly the same distance. Find the speed of the plane in still air and the speed of the wind.
*Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 4:51am by joy*

**Physics**

A chartered airplane flies 100 km east, then 350 km northwest, and then 150 km at 30° west of south. After an additional displacement, the plane is back where it started. Find the magnitude and the direction of the last leg of the journey.
*Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:45pm by Spike*

**Physics**

An airplane ﬂies at airspeed (relative to the air) of 430 km/h . The pilot wishes to ﬂy due North (relative to the ground) but there is a 43 km/h wind blowing Southwest (direction 225◦). In what direction should the pilot head the plane (measured clockwise ...
*Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 9:54pm by Daniel*

**math**

A private airplane leaves an airport and flies due east at 192 km/hr. Two hours later, a jet leaves the same airport and flies due east at 960 km/hr. How long after the jet leaves will it overtake the plane?
*Thursday, October 14, 2010 at 4:20pm by Anonymous*

**physics**

an airplane flies 200 km due west from city A and then 350 km in the direction of 32.0 degrees north of west from city B to city C. a) in a straight-line distance, how far is city c from city a? b) relative to city a, what direction is city c?
*Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 2:07am by Anonymous*

**physics**

an airplane flies 200 km due west from city A and then 350 km in the direction of 32.0 degrees north of west from city B to city C. a) in a straight-line distance, how far is city c from city a? b) relative to city a, what direction is city c?
*Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 2:07am by Anonymous*

**physics**

An airplane whose airspeed is 295 km/h flies parallel to the direction of a wind with a speed of 40.0 km/h. What are the two possible speeds of the plane relative to the ground?
*Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 7:11pm by Anonymous*

**College Physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 240 km in the direction of 31.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C?
*Monday, July 5, 2010 at 2:40pm by Jane*

**Physics **

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to City B and them 300 km in the direction of 30.0 degrees north of west from city B to city C. In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? Relative to city A, in what direction is city C?
*Sunday, September 20, 2009 at 4:01pm by Brenden*

**physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 270 km in the direction of 31.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C?
*Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 4:12pm by Dan*

**physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 270 km in the direction of 31.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C?
*Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 4:17pm by Dan*

**phys**

An airplane is heading due south at a speed of 590 km/h. If a wind begins blowing from the southwest at a speed of 65.0 km/h (average). Calculate magnitude of the plane's velocity, relative to the ground. Calculate direction of the plane's velocity, relative to the ground. ...
*Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 4:18am by physics*

**physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 260 km in the direction of 32.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? ?km (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? ?° north of west
*Sunday, February 10, 2008 at 10:21pm by Shetina*

**physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 280 km in the direction of 30.5° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? in km? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? how many° north of west
*Sunday, June 1, 2008 at 4:30pm by Elisa*

**algebra**

An airplane flies 750 miles due west in 1 1/2 hours and 750 miles due south in 2 hours. What is the average speed of the airplane?
*Thursday, September 2, 2010 at 4:37pm by Mindy*

**Alegbra 1 **

An airplane flies 750 miles due west in 1 1/2 hours and 750 miles due south in 2 hours. What is the average speed of the airplane?
*Friday, May 20, 2011 at 6:26pm by Summer *

**Physics Check**

Since I've been waiting to get my answers checked for my submission #2, I moved on to my submission #3 and I need some questions checked for my submission #3 please. 1.)If a blue car drives 10km/h across the deck of an ocean liner that is traveling at 90km/h, what is the blue ...
*Monday, July 12, 2010 at 2:31pm by Ariel*

**Physics HELP!**

An airplane flies due north at 240 km/h with respect to the air. There is a wind blowing at 75 km/h to the northeast with respect to the ground. What are the plane's speed and direction with respect to the ground? __?__km/h __?__° east of north
*Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 7:32pm by Anna*

**Math**

A plane flies due east for 120 km from airport a to airport b it then flies due north for 280 km to airport c finally it flies directly back to airport a calculate the direct distance from airport to airport a give your answer to the nearest kilometre
*Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 10:58am by Nina*

**physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 305 km in the direction of 30.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? ___km (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? ___° north of west
*Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 6:40pm by jc*

**Physics**

A cessna plane flies with a speed of 150km/h relative to the air and points due east. A wind is blowing at a speed of 20km/h at 45 degrees south of east (ie the wind is blowing from the northwest). The resultant veloity of the plane relative to the ground is?
*Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 8:14pm by Matt*

**science physics**

The speed at which the two objects are approaching each other (from the trains' perspective) is 95 km/h (x 2) = 190 km/h. If they are 7.5 km apart at first, you can set up a proportion: 190 km 7.5 km ------ = --------- 1 hr x hr Cross-multiply the terms and set them equal to ...
*Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 11:25pm by Steven*

**physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 340 km in the direction of 35.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? ° north of west
*Friday, September 24, 2010 at 11:08am by joe*

**physics**

An airplane has a velocity of 400 km/h relative to the wind. At the same time, a wind blows northward with a speed of 75 km/h relative to earth. Find the direction that the airplane must head in order to move in an easterly direction relative to earth.
*Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 4:15am by adz*

**South America**

an aeroplane flies horizontally at 80m/s in still air if the aviator wishes to fly due south and the wind is blowing from the south-east at 30m/s 1.what course must he steer 2.how long will it take him to arrive at his destination 200km away
*Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 3:34pm by Mehmood*

**Algebra 2**

An airplane flies 1050 km with the wind. In the same amount of time, it can fly 750 km against the wind. The speed of the plane in the still air is 200 km/h. Find the speed of the wind.
*Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 3:09pm by Nancy*

**Physics**

A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.35 km due east, 0.65 km due south, and 2.05 km in a direction 31.0° north of west. The time required for this trip is 3.50 h. Determine the magnitude and direction (relative to due west) of the bird watcher's. Find the ...
*Saturday, October 11, 2008 at 8:22am by Kevin*

**physics**

A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.45 km due east, 0.60 km due south, and 2.70 km in a direction 37.0° north of west. The time required for this trip is 4.00 h. (a) Determine the magnitude and direction (relative to due west) of the bird watcher's ...
*Sunday, September 5, 2010 at 6:25pm by demi *

**Calculus 3**

Vectors The thrust of an airplane's engine produces a speed of 400 mph in still air. The wind velocity is given by <-20,30>. In what direction should the plane travel to fly due south? Give your answer as an angle from due south.
*Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 6:47pm by Anonymous*

**Physics 1**

A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.45 km due east, 0.80 km due south, and 2.05 km in a direction 43.0° north of west. The time required for this trip is 2.50 h. (a) Determine the magnitude and direction (relative to due west) of the bird watcher's ...
*Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 9:23pm by Anonymous*

**physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 280 km in the direction of 30.5° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? The answer is: 17.8 degrees...
*Monday, June 2, 2008 at 7:42pm by Elisa*

**Algebra II**

An airplane leaves airport A and flies 200 km. At this time its bearing from Airport B, 250 km to the west, is 120 degrees. How far is the airplane from B?
*Monday, May 17, 2010 at 6:56pm by Alexa*

**Algebra II**

An airplane leaves airport A and flies 200 km. At this time its bearing from Airport B, 250 km to the west, is 120 degrees. How far is the airplane from B?
*Monday, May 17, 2010 at 7:13pm by Lyndsie*

**Pre-Algebra**

Question is: What is the algebraic equation to determine when they will meet? For the following information, I understand 5(x+y) = 3000 for 1st plane & 10(x-y) = 3000 for 2nd plane. When an airplane flies with a given wind, it can travel 3000 km in 5hrs. When the same airplane...
*Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 1:10am by Carol*

**Pre-Algebra**

Question is: What is the algebraic equation to determine when they will meet? For the following information, I understand 5(x+y) = 3000 for 1st plane & 10(x-y) = 3000 for 2nd plane. When an airplane flies with a given wind, it can travel 3000 km in 5hrs. When the same airplane...
*Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 1:10am by Carol*

**physics**

An airplane is flying NW with a ground speed of 600 Km/h. If a 125 Km/h wind from the W suddenly hits the airplane, find the airplane's new speed and direction relative to the ground.
*Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 3:19pm by Brent *

**Physics**

Canadian geese migrate essentially along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to about 100 km/h. If one such bird is flying at 100 km/h relative to the air, but there is a 38.0km/h wind blowing from west to east. a) ...
*Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 2:14am by ana*

**Phyics Word Problems**

Could you please check my work and help me with two of the problems. An airplane that flies at 100 km/h with a 10 km/h tailwind travels at 110 km/h relative to the ground. If it instead flies into a 10 km/h headwind, its groundspeed is 100km/h-10km/h = 90 km/h The average ...
*Monday, September 3, 2007 at 11:25pm by Soly*

**physics**

If an airplane propeller rotates at 1570 rev/min while the airplane flies at a speed of 333 km/h relative to the ground, what is the linear speed of a point on the tip of the propeller, at radius 1.97 m, as seen by (a) the pilot and (b) an observer on the ground? The plane's ...
*Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 8:53am by kyle*

**physic**

one airplane travels due north at 300 km/h while another travels due south at 300km/h. select the false statement.
*Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 10:36pm by mary *

**Physics**

A plane flies due north (90° from east) with a velocity of 100 km/h for 3 hours. During this time, a steady wind blows southeast at 30 km/h at an angle of 315° from due east. After 3 hours, where will the plane’s position be relative to its starting point? Show your work.
*Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 8:20pm by Ashley*

**physics**

A plane flies due north (90° from east) with a velocity of 100 km/h for 3 hours. During this time, a steady wind blows southeast at 30 km/h at an angle of 315° from due east. After 3 hours, where will the plane’s position be relative to its starting point? Show your work.
*Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 5:21pm by Ashley*

**physics**

A plane flies due north (90° from east) with a velocity of 100 km/h for 3 hours. During this time, a steady wind blows southeast at 30 km/h at an angle of 315° from due east. After 3 hours, where will the plane’s position be relative to its starting point? Show your work.
*Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 9:24pm by Ashley*

**pre-calculus**

A plane flies due west at 250 km/hour while the wind blows south at 70 km/hour. Find the planes resultant velocity and direction.
*Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 8:17pm by Zene*

**Physics**

A pilot maintains a heading due west with an air speed of 24o km/h. After flying for 30 min, he finds himself over a town that he knows is 150 km west and 40 km south of his starting point. a) Waht is the wind velocit, in magniture and direction? b) What heading should he now ...
*Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 10:39pm by Capreeca*

**physics**

Displacement vector points due east and has a magnitude of 2.69 km. Displacement vector points due north and has a magnitude of 7.91 km. Displacement vector points due west and has a magnitude of 8.64 km. Displacement vector points due south and has a magnitude of 4.57 km. ...
*Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 1:12am by loli09*

**Help Please!!!- Physics**

A plane flies due north (90° from east) with a velocity of 100 km/h for 3 hours. During this time, a steady wind blows southeast at 30 km/h at an angle of 315° from due east. After 3 hours, where will the plane’s position be relative to its starting point? Show your work.
*Friday, November 22, 2013 at 12:00pm by Jacob*

**Math**

A pilot of a single engine airplane flies at a constant speed of 200 km/h at a bearing of 25 degree north east there is 40 km/h crosswind blowing south east 45 degree what are plane's actual speed and direction ?
*Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 5:28am by Vian*

**physics**

An airplane pilot wishes to fly due west. A wind of 82.0 km/h is blowing toward the south. If the airspeed of the plane (its speed in still air) is 380.0 km/h, in which direction should the pilot head? This is what I did. I let theta = arcsin(82.0/380.0) theta = 12 degrees ...
*Sunday, September 20, 2009 at 3:20pm by Andre*

**Physics**

You are flying in a light airplane spotting traffic for a radio station. Your flight carries you due east above a highway. Landmarks below tell you that your speed is 46.0 m/s relative to the ground and your air speed indicator also reads 46.0m/s. However, the nose of your ...
*Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 12:47am by Anonymous*

**math**

A boat starts at point A, moves 3 km due north, then 2 km due east, then 1 km due south, and then 4 km due east to point B. Find the distance AB.
*Monday, January 31, 2011 at 1:30am by Diana*

**Physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 345 km in the direction of 32.0° north of west from city B to city C In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A?
*Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 11:51pm by Lisa*

**physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 245 km in the direction of 36.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A?
*Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 1:42am by Anonymous*

**physics**

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 245 km in the direction of 31.5° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A?
*Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 4:18pm by diamond*

**Physics**

You are flying in a light airplane spotting traffic for a radio station. Your flight carries you due east above a highway. Landmarks below tell you that your speed is 46.0 m/s relative to the ground and your air speed indicator also reads 46.0m/s. However, the nose of your ...
*Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 9:28am by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Displacement vector A points due east and has a magnitude of 2.26 km. Displacement vector B points due north and has a magnitude of 2.62 km. Displacement vector C points due west and has a magnitude of 2.6 km. Displacement vector D points due south and has a magnitude of 2.6 ...
*Monday, August 26, 2013 at 5:52pm by Sarah*

**physics**

Mario, a hockey player, is skating due south at a speed of 7.05 m/s relative to the ice. A teammate passes the puck to him. The puck has a speed of 9.69 m/s and is moving in a direction of 16.2 ° west of south, relative to the ice. What are (a) the magnitude and (b) direction...
*Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 10:20pm by DK*

**Physics**

You are on an airplane traveling 30° south of due west at 130 m/s with respect to the air. The air is moving with a speed 30 m/s with respect to the ground due north. One question.. 2) What is the heading of the plane with respect to the ground? (Let 0° represent due north, 90...
*Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 6:59pm by Cam*

**physics**

Mario, a hockey player, is skating due south at a speed of 5.4 m/s relative to the ice. A teammate passes the puck to him. The puck has a speed of 10.0 m/s and is moving in a direction of 27° west of south, relative to the ice. What are the magnitude and direction (relative to...
*Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 10:51pm by butcha*

**physics**

An airplane pilot wishes to fly due west. A wind of 82.0m/s is blowing toward the south.If the airspeed of the plane (its speed in still air) is 375.0 km/h, in which direction should the pilot head? What is the speed of the plane over the ground?
*Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at 11:37pm by Anonymous*

**Physics help ASAP please**

An airplane is flying south at 500 km/hr and is being blown by a crosswind of 75 km/hr east. What is the resultant velocity of the airplane?
*Monday, September 26, 2011 at 6:21pm by Karen*

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