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physics
An airplane is flying with a speed of 240 km/hr at an angle of 27 degrees north of east. a) How fast is the plane flying north? b) How fast is the plane flying east?
September 30, 2010 by jacob

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

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

physics
A plane is heading to a destination 1750 km due north at 175 km/h in a westward wind blowing 25 km/h. At what angle from north should the plane be oriented so that it reaches its destination?
January 11, 2010 by Lisa

Honors Trig.
A plane is flying at a speed and direction of 550 mph, 25 degrees north of west. There is a wind of 28 mph, at an angle of 19 degrees south of the east direction. How fast is the plane actually flying? What direction is the plane traveling?
April 29, 2012 by Ashley

Geometry
A plane flying 16 degrees west of north at 289mph is flying in air which is moving 32mph at due west. Find the resulting speed and direction of the plane. (Step by step please!)
September 24, 2013 by George

Trigonometry law of cosine
A plane is flying with an airspeed of 200 miles per hour and heading 150°. The wind currents are running at 30 miles per hour at 175° clockwise from due north. Use vectors to find the true course and ground speed of the plane. (Round your answers to the nearest ten for the ...
April 7, 2014 by NEED HELP ASAP

algebra 2
A commercial freight carrier is flying at a constant speed of 400mi/h and is traveling 4 mi east for every 3 mi north. A private plane is observed to be 210 mi due east to the commercial carrier, traveling 12 mi north for every for 5 mi west. a.If it is known that the two ...
January 2, 2011 by Songthan

Physics
A small plane is 150km south of the equator. The plane is flying at 220km/h at a heading of 30 degrees to the west of north. In how many minutes will the plane cross the equator?
October 14, 2012 by Cassie

Physics
A plane leaves Toronto and flies with an airspeed of 2.20 x 10^2 km/h always pointing due east. A wind is blowing from the north at 8.0 x 10^1 km/h. a) What is the plane's velocity relative to the ground? b) What is the plane's displacement from Toronto after flying for 2.5h?
October 28, 2007 by Alex

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

Geometry check my answer?
Wilbur Wrong is flying his remote control plane in a circle with a radius of 28 meters. His brother clocks the plane at 16 seconds per revolution. What is the speed of the plane? Express your answer in meters per second. The brothers may be wrong, but you could be right...
January 23, 2011 by Skye

Algebra 2
A commercial freight carrier is flying at a constant speed of 400 mi/h and is traveling 4 miles east for every 3 miles north. A private plane is observed to be 210 miles east of the commercial carrier, traveling 12 miles north for every 5 miles west. a. If it is known that the...
September 28, 2009 by newt

precalculus
an airplane flying at 550 miles per hour has a bearing of N 52(DEGREES)E. After flying 1.5 hours, how far north and how far east has the plane traveled from its point of departure?
March 11, 2010 by sara

Physics
A plane is flying at 25 degrees north of west at 190km/ h. Suddenly there is a wind from 15degrees north of east at 45 km/ hr. what is the planes new velocity with respect to ground in standard position
February 22, 2013 by Dan

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...
February 14, 2012 by anonymous

Physics
1. A small plane can travel at 200 km/h in still air. If a 50.0 km/h wind is coming from the east, determine the ground velocity of the plane if the pilot keeps the plane pointed [N]. 2. A pilot is flying from City A to City B which is 300 km [NW]. If the plane will encounter ...
April 24, 2014 by Corey Brown

trig
An airplane flying at 600 miles per hour has a bearing of 152 degrees. After flying for 1.5 hours, how far north and how far east will the plane have traveled from point of departure?
June 30, 2011 by Anonymous

Math
a plane flies due north at 300 mi/h for 3 h then due west at 250 mi/h. If x represents the number of hours the plane is flying due west, determine for what values of x the plane will be more than 3700 mi from it's original point.
March 8, 2011 by Rob

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

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 plane is flying 25 degrees north of west at 190 km/h and encounters a wind from 15 degrees north of east at 45 km/h. What is the planes new velocity with respect to the ground in standard position?
February 18, 2013 by Matt

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
a plane is flying due north at 155 mi/h and encounters a wind from the west at 45m/h. what is the plane's new velocity with respect to the ground in standard position. answer is 128 mi/h at 239.4. how do i get to this answer.
January 26, 2010 by Lisa

Physics
A pilot is flying from City A to City B which is 300 km [NW]. If the plane will encounter a constant wind of 80 km/h from the north and the schedule insists that he complete his trip in 0.75 h, what air speed and heading should the plane have?
April 21, 2014 by Corey Brown

Physcs
A pilot is flying from City A to City B which is 300 km [NW]. If the plane will encounter a constant wind of 80 km/h from the north and the schedule insists that he complete his trip in 0.75 h, what air speed and heading should the plane have?
April 23, 2014 by David DiFranco

physics
A pilot is flying from City A to City B which is 300 km [NW]. If the plane will encounter a constant wind of 80 km/h from the north and the schedule insists that he complete his trip in 0.75 h, what air speed and heading should the plane have?
June 3, 2014 by alpres

TRIG
An airplane flying at 550 miles per hour has a bearing of 53°. After flying for 2.5 hours, how far north and how far east will the plane have traveled from its point of departure? I'm having a REALLY hard time with this one. I don't know what I'm doing wrong. Can someone walk ...
October 16, 2012 by Daisy

physics
It says, A plane travels 400 mi/h relative to the ground. There is a 25 mi/h wind blowing from the west to the east. Find the plane's resultant velocity as it: a. travels west: b. travels east: c. travels north: d. The plane's final destination is 1250 miles north. If the ...
November 2, 2010 by spandana siram

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, ...
February 22, 2012 by micheal

trig
a plane is flying with airspeed of 140 mph and heading 280 degrees. The wind currents are running at 20mph at 260 degrees clockwise from due north. Find the true course and ground speed of the plane.
August 19, 2011 by Frankie

physics/precalculus
3) A wind with a speed of 60 km/h is directed TOWARDS the SE. A plane, flying due NORTH has an airspeed of 280 m/s. What is the speed (in compass notation) the plane is actually travelling as seen by an air traffic controller on the ground?
December 16, 2013 by Emma

Math
Me, again... Please help me. Thank you. Assume a plane is flying directly north at 200 mph, but there is a wind blowing west at 23 mph. Part I: Express both the velocity of the plane and the velocity of the wind as vectors, using proper notation to represent each direction of ...
January 8, 2014 by Lizzie098

maths
A light air craft takes off flying die north then turns and flies 11 000 metres due west.The plane then has a bearing of 340 degrees from its starting point.For what distance did it fly due north?
March 6, 2013 by Shane

Physics
A high-voltage line of length 175 m is carrying a current of 105 A at a point on the earth where its magnetic field is 5 * 10^(-5) T and points North,34 degree from the vertical axis. A) what is the magnitude and direction of the force on the wire if the current is flowing ...
March 6, 2008 by jenish

physics
A high-voltage line of length 175 m is carrying a current of 105 A at a point on the earth where its magnetic field is 5 * 10^(-5) T and points North,34 degree from the vertical axis. A) what is the magnitude and direction of the force on the wire if the current is flowing ...
March 8, 2008 by raks

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

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

Trig.
An airplane flying at 600 miles per hour has a bearing of 52 degrees. After flying for 1.5 hours, how far north and how far east will the plane have traveled from point of departure? (I'm not sure how to convert miles into degrees or if that's even the right thing to do)
December 21, 2009 by Sam

Math
A plane on a search mission flew east from an airport, turned, and flew west back to the airport. The plane crised 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

Anyone 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

Pre cal
1. An airplane flies 200 km on course 110 degrees from point A to point B. At point B the pilot changes course to 37 degrees. The plane then flies 100 km to point C. Find the magnitude of the net displacement from A to C. 2. A plane is flying on a bearing of 25 degrees west of...
May 15, 2014 by Henry

word problem
An airplane is flying with a heading of 60 degrees east of north at 450 mph. A wind is blowing at 37 mph from the north. Find the plane's ground speed to the nearest mph and direction to the nearest degree. Thanks.
March 28, 2008 by jen

physics
While flying due east at 130 km/h, an airplane is also carried northward at 41 km/h by the wind blowing due north. What is the plane's resultant velocity? (Draw vector diagram to solve problem.) Magnitude km/hDirection (north of east) 72° 18° 18° 72°
October 4, 2011 by Eddie

Physics
A bomb is dropped from a plane flying at 4000 meters. The plane is flying at 80 m/s. How far, in a horizontal direction, did the bomb hit the ground?
June 22, 2012 by Sarah

algebra-word problem
Flying to Kampala with a tailwind a plane averaged 158 km/h. On the return trip the plane only averaged 112 km/h while flying back into the same wind. Find the speed of the wind and the speed of the plane in still air. TIA
March 23, 2008 by jen

precal.
Jet traveling at 560 mph. At a bearing of 57. After flying 1.4 hours. How far north will the plane travel?
January 25, 2011 by eric

MATH
Two planes leave an airport at the same time, one flying east, the other flying west.The eastbound plane travels 100 mph slower. They are 3040mi apart after 4hrs. find the speed of each plane
January 26, 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 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
This is my homework problem: "The pilot of a plane is flying at 450 mi/hr W 20.0 degrees S relative to the earth. She sees another plane flying at 350 mi/hr N 40.0 degrees W relative to her plane. What was the magnitude and direction of the plane she saw relative to the earth...
October 7, 2010 by Tii

math
Flying to Seoul with a tailwind a plane averaged 343 mph. On the return trip the plane only averaged 307 mph while flying back into the same wind. Find the speed of the plane in still air and the speed of the wind.
April 17, 2013 by Angela

trig
A plane is flying with an airspeed of 150 miles per hour and heading 155°. The wind currents are running at 25 miles per hour at 160° clockwise from due north. Use vectors to find the true course and ground speed of the plane.
November 16, 2012 by janice

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

Physics
An airplane flying at 82km/hr at 30 degrees east of north encounters a 40km/hr wind due west. What is the speed of the plane relative to the ground?
June 12, 2012 by M

math
a small plane flying into the wind takes 3 hrs 20 min to complete a flight of 960 km. Flying with the wind the same plane takes 2 h 30 min to make the trip.what is the speed of the plane? what is the speed of the wind?
September 22, 2010 by mathhy

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

math
a small plane flying into the wind takes 3 hrs 20 min to complete a flight of 960 km. Flying with the wind the same plane takes 2 h 30 min to make the trip.what is the speed of the plane? what is the speed of the wind? can u plz finish the whole question?? with the speed,time...
September 23, 2010 by helpyyy

Math
A small plane flying into the wind takes 3h 20 min to complete a flight of 960 km.Flying with the wind, the same plane takes 2h 30 min to make the trip. What is the speed of the plane? What is the speed of the wind?
January 22, 2009 by gagan

Physics
A novice pilot sets a plane's controls, thinking the plane will fly at 2.50 * 10*2 km/h to the north. If the wind blows at 75 km/h toward the southeast, what is the plane's resultant velocity? Use graphical techniques please show me how to solve this. the answer i need to come...
January 31, 2009 by y912f

Physics
Two planes are about to drop an empty fuel tank. At the moment of release each plane has the same speed of 135 m/s, and each tank is at the same height of around 2.00km above the ground. Although the speeds are the same, the velocities are different at the instant of release, ...
June 6, 2012 by Anonymous

math
If you are flying to a city 800 miles away, what will be the difference in flight times between flying into a 40-mph headwind and flying with a 40-mph tailwind if the plane's maximum speed with no wind is 160 mph?
October 31, 2012 by Christina

math
If you are flying to a city 800 miles away, what will be the difference in flight times between flying into a 40-mph headwind and flying with a 40-mph tailwind if the plane's maximum speed with no wind is 160 mph?
November 1, 2012 by Christina

Physics
A plane is flying west at 214 km/h. The wind is blowing south at 108km/h. a what is the ground speed of the plane b In what direction does the plane travel
January 31, 2012 by Shekinah

Math
A small plane flying into the wind takes 3h 20 min to complete a flight of 960 km.Flying with the wind, the same plane takes 2h 30 min to make the trip. What is the speed of the plane? What is the speed of the wind? can you plz help thx I really am thankful to have found a ...
January 22, 2009 by gagan

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

Physics
The pilot of a plane measures an air velocity of 186 km/h south. An observer on the ground sees the plane pass overhead at a velocity of 102 km/h toward the north. A.) What is the velocity of the wind that is affecting the plane? Let north be positive. Answer in units of...
November 10, 2012 by Jake Penn

physics
A wind is blowing directly from east to west. The pilot of a small plane finds that if he points the nose of the plane 30.0 ° north of east, his velocity with respect to the ground is in the direction 55.1 ° north of east. The speed of the plane with respect to the air is 126 ...
October 21, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
A plane starting at rest at the south end of a runway undergoes a uniform acceleration of 1.60 m/s^2 to the north. At takeoff, the plane's velocity s 72.0 m/s to the north. A. What is the time required for takeoff? B. How far does the plane travel along the runway?
September 17, 2009 by Lady12

sience
a plane is flying due east in still air at 395km/h suddenly the plane is hit by wind blowing at 55km/h toward the west. what is the resultant of the plane?
June 2, 2014 by anissa

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

Physics
An airplane is flying in a horizontal circle at a speed of 514.8 km/h. The plane is banked for this turn, its wings tilted at an angle of 41.6° from the horizontal. Assume that a lift force acting perpendicular to the wings acts on the aircraft as it moves through the air. ...
September 26, 2012 by Tara

Physics
An airplane is flying in a horizontal circle at a speed of 482 km⁄h. The wings of the plane are tilted at 38.2° with respect to the horizontal as shown in the figure below. Find the radius of the circle in which the plane is flying. Assume that the centripetal force is ...
February 23, 2014 by Chrxeyshthoufov

Math
Flying into the wind, a plane takes 8h to travel 5432 km from Paris to Montreal.The same plane flying with the wind from Montreal to Paris takes only 7 h. Find the speed of the plane and the speed of the wind.
January 22, 2009 by gagan

Physics
a plane is flying at a velocity of 5500 km/hr, 55 degrees north of east. How far EAST has it traveled after 4 hours? How far North has it traveled after 4 hours?
February 10, 2011 by Sara

Physics
A light plane attains an airspeed of 491 km/h. The pilot sets out for a destination 785 km due north but discovers that the plane must be headed 20.5° east of due north to fly there directly. The plane arrives in 2.25 h. What was the magnitude of the wind velocity? What was ...
January 26, 2013 by Nicole

Math
Flying into the wind, a plane takes 8 h to travel 5432 km from Paris to Montreal. The same plane flying with the wind from Montreal to Paris takes only 7 h. Find the speed of the plane and the speed of the wind. Can you plz answer this sir I really would appriciete it. Plz can...
January 22, 2009 by gagan

Math
a plane with an airspeed of 192mi/h is headed on a bearing of 121 degrees. a north wind is blowing (from north to south) at 15.9 mi/h . find the ground speed and the actual bearing of plane.
May 24, 2008 by Tareena

math
a plane with an airspeed of 192mi/h is headed on a bearing of 121 degrees. a north wind is blowing (from north to south) at 15.9 mi/h . find the ground speed and the actual bearing of plane.
May 24, 2008 by T

Algebra
Flying with wind, a plane flew 800 miles in 5 hrs. Flying against the wind, the plane flew the same distance in 8 hrs. Find the still air speed and wind speed.
November 7, 2011 by Christian

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
An airplane flies 500 mi/h in still air. Flying with the jet stream, the plane travels 1200 mi from City A to City B. The plane then returns to City A, flying against the jet stream. The round-trip flight time is 5 h. What is the speed of the jet stream in miles per hour? A: ...
May 24, 2011 by Rebecca

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 175-N box is placed on an inclined plane that makes a 30.0° angle with the horizontal. Find the component of the weight force parallel to the plane's surface.
December 11, 2011 by student

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

Physics
Watching a jet plane fly high over my head, I noticed that the sound seemed to be coming from directly above me when the plane was at an angle of 30 degrees from vertical. How fast was the plane flying? Assume the speed of sound was 330 m/s.
October 4, 2009 by Becca

Math
Two small planes start from the same point and fly in the opposite directions. The first plane is flying 35 mph slower than the second plane. In 2 hrs, the planes are 530 mi apart. Find the rate of the slow plane.
February 3, 2010 by Matthew

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

math-calculus
a plane flew from red deer to winnipeg, flying distance of 1260 km. on the return journey, due to a strong head wind, the plane travelled 1200 km in the same time it took to complete the outward journey. on the outward journey, the plane be able to maintain an average speed ...
January 8, 2012 by Shreya

physics
A plane is traveling at 300 m/s drops a bomb which hits it target 10 sec later. How high was the plane flying?
September 21, 2011 by Brooke

Physics
Compared to a 400 kg plane flying at 5200 km/hr, how much momentum does a 2000 kg plane have at the same speed?
November 15, 2011 by Shari

Trig
A plane is flying at 240 mph heading North 60 degrees East. The wind is blowing at South 30 degrees East at 30 mph. What is the largest and smallest angles?
June 25, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
a plane needs to fly at 40 degrees n of e when flying through a wind that blows 80 mph @ 70 degrees S of E. If the plane goes 320 mph in still air in what direction should the plane aim?
September 27, 2012 by allie

physics
a plane is flying southwest at 155 mi/h and encounters a wind from the west at 45.0 mi/h. what is the plane velocity in respect to the ground in standard position?
September 17, 2010 by tatychass

calulus
A plane flying at a constant rate of 200km/hr. What is the distance travelled by the plane 3mintues after it passes the observation point.
November 3, 2012 by Daniella

Physics
An airplane is 5,000 m above an observer and 2.1 km to the west of them and 1.5 km to the north of you. Determine the angle to the plane in the x – y axis and the total distance to the plane from you. Choose the x-axis east, y axis north, and z axis up.
March 9, 2014 by Eugene

physics
An airplane is 5,000 m above an observer and 2.1 km to the west of them and 1.5 km to the north of you. Determine the angle to the plane in the x – y axis and the total distance to the plane from you. Choose the x-axis east, y axis north, and z axis up.
May 13, 2014 by tabby

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