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math
The bearing to a point is the angle measured in a clockwise direction from the north line. In your case, The bearing of X from Y is -160¤ and the bearing of Z from Y is 060¤. Z is 220 degrees bearing from X. X is -220 deg. bearing from Z. That is the same as +140 deg from Z
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 3:31pm by drwls

bearing
Three towns p, q and r are such that the distance between p and q is 50km and the distance between p and r is 90km. If the bearing of q from p is 075 and the bearing of r from p is 310, find the (a)distance between q and r (b)bearing of r from q
Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 1:29pm by bearing question corrected

Mathematics
The bearing of Q from P is 060¤ while the bearing of R from Q is 150¤ if PQ=QR find the bearing of R from P
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 6:19am by Hope

Mathematics
The bearing of Q from P is 060¤ while the bearing of R from Q is 150¤ if PQ=QR find the bearing of R from P
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 6:22am by Hope

bearing
Three towns p, q and r are such that the distance between p and r is 90km. If the bearing of q from p is 075 and the bearing of r from p is 310, find the (a)distance between q and r (b)bearing of r from q
Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 7:44am by Alero

math
the bearing of Y from X is 160¤ and the bearing of Z from Y is 060¤. find the bearing of X from Z.
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 3:31pm by samuel

bearing
Three towns p, q and r are such that the distance between p and q is 50km and the distance between p and r is 90km. If the bearing of q from p is 075 and the bearing of r from p is 310, find the (a)distance between q and r (b)bearing of r from q
Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 3:32pm by Alero

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?
Monday, December 14, 2009 at 1:34am by amy

physics
A ball bearing is dropped from rest at a point A. At the instant it passes a mark 4.5 m below A, another ball bearing is released from rest from a position 5.5 m below A. 1) At what time after its release will the second ball bearing be overtaken by the first? 2) How far does ...
Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 12:00am by tank

trig
The landlubber textbook writer means a "heading", not "bearing". Heading is the direction your vehicle is pointing. Bearing is the direction you measure toward a target from the vehicle. If the target is straight ahead, then the bearing is the heading. If the target is off to ...
Sunday, October 5, 2008 at 10:54pm by Damon

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.
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 8:19am by Saman

Precalculus
A plane flies 30 mi on a bearing of 200 degrees and then turns and flies 40 mi on a bearing of 10 degrees. Find the resultant displacement vector as a distance and bearing.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 8:30pm by Anonymous

trig/precalc
An airplane with a ground speed of 750 mph and a bearing of N 40 E encounters a wind of 50 mph with a bearing of S 30 E. Find the bearing and ground speed of the plane.
Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 5:35pm by Mia

Calculus
Fnet= F1+F2+F3, F1=40N with bearing of 90' , F2=25N with bearing of 30' ,and F3= 12N with bearing of 290' what is the magnitude and direction ....using VECTOR COMPONENTS....
Monday, March 12, 2012 at 9:42pm by Tarkan

Calculus
Fnet= F1+F2+F3, F1=40N with bearing of 90' , F2=25N with bearing of 30' ,and F3= 12N with bearing of 290' what is the magnitude and direction ....using VECTOR COMPONENTS....
Monday, March 12, 2012 at 9:43pm by Tarkan

Calculus
Fnet= F1+F2+F3, F1=40N with bearing of 90' , F2=25N with bearing of 30' ,and F3= 12N with bearing of 290' what is the magnitude and direction ....using VECTOR COMPONENTS....
Monday, March 12, 2012 at 9:43pm by Tarkan

calculus
A plane flies 810 miles from A to B with a bearing of 75 degrees. Then it flies 648 miles from B to C with a bearing of 32 degrees. Find the straightline distance from and bearing from C to A.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 2:00pm by ASH

Maths
Y is 60km away from X on a bearing of 135 degree. Z is 80km away from X on a bearing of 225 degree. (a) find the distance of Z fromY? (b) find the bearing of Z from y?
Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 1:40pm by Ahmed saleh

trig
65*2 to get the west and 55*2 to get the north. 2 is from the hours, to solve the distance you must use Sin130^o = 110^o/d or distance. then the answer will be the distance then to find bearing just use Tan theta (represents the bearing) = 100^o/65^o. and that's how you get ...
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 5:51pm by JMiguelP

maths
A party of bush walkers have an average speed of 50km/minute and walk for 4 hours on a bearing of 231°T. they then walk for 6(1)/(3) hours on a bearing of 117°T. Find a.How far are they from bas e camp? b. The bearing they must travel along to get to base camp
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at 2:38am by Tammy

physics
Standing on top of the science building, which is 48 m high, a group of students use a slingshot to shoot a steel ball bearing straight up into the air. The ball bearing passes the students on its way down to the ground 3.2 sec after it was shot. (once the ball bearing leaves ...
Monday, September 27, 2010 at 12:42pm by karla

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?
Monday, October 29, 2012 at 10:55pm by Ashley

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?
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 7:38pm 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?
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 7:18pm 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?
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 8:01pm 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?
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 8:23pm by Katie

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?
Monday, October 29, 2012 at 10:53pm 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?
Monday, October 29, 2012 at 10:54pm by NATO

Math
P and Q are two towns.The bearing of Q from P is 070 degrees.What is the bearing of P from Q?
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 2:30pm by John

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?
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 7:51pm by Katie

math
If the bearing fron H to G is 098 degrees, what is the bearing of G from H
Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 7:43pm by lindsay

maths
I understand "bearing" to be the angle formed from North (0°) in a clockwise rotation. so a bearing of 227° would fall into the third quadrant. if M3 is going west and M7 is going in 227°, M7 can never see M3 south of it. Please clarify how you are using "bearing"
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 3:35am by Reiny

bearing
from a point p,the bearing of q is 30
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 11:03am by tori-ann

college math
A jet leaves a runway whose bearing is N26E from the control tower. After flying 4 miles, the jet turns 99 degrees and flies on a bearing of s55e for 6 miles. At that time what is the bearing from the jet from the control tower. I have no idea how to solve this please help!
Saturday, May 9, 2009 at 4:06pm by Jon

Trig.
The bearing would be 360-17.14= 342.86 due to the fact that the bearing scale is different than the unit circle.
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at 12:23am by Alex

Mechanics AS (Vectors)
When Studying Vectors, How Would I Go About Answering This Question? In Each of the following Cases, find the magnitude and direction of the resultant vectors of the two given vectors: a) a displacement of magnitude 26km on a bearing of 175 degrees and a displacement of ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 1:00pm by Jat

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...
Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 3:45pm by Sara

math
A plane flying a straight course observes a mountain at a bearing of 32.6° to the right of its course. At that time the plane is 6 km from the mountain. A short time later, the bearing to the mountain becomes 42.6°. How far is the plane from the mountain when the second ...
Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at 5:59pm by pepe

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.
Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 7:16pm by mimi

Maths- Trigonometry
4. A,B and C are points on a horizontal plane. A is 75 m from C on a bearing of 210 degrees and the bearing of B from C is 120 degrees. The bearing of B from A is 075 degrees. From A the angle of elevation of the top T of a vertical towel at C is 42 degrees. Find a. the ...
Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 8:10am by Jack

maths
tan Ų = 300/600 = 1/2 Ų = 26.565° so the bearing is 243° or direction of S 27° W (at times these two terms are interchanged in their meaning, check with your texbook how they define bearing)
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 3:57pm by Reiny

Physics
A spring with a spring constant of 223.9 N/m is compressed by 0.220 m. Then a steel ball bearing of mass 0.0372 kg is put against the end of the spring, and the spring is released. What is the speed of the ball bearing right after it loses contact with the spring? (The ball ...
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 1:14pm by Gina

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 ...
Saturday, March 21, 2009 at 5:19pm by jared

Math
Two fire towers, A and B, are 20.3 km apart. From tower A, the bearing of tower B is 70̊. The ranger in each tower observes a fire and radios the bearing of the fire from the tower. The bearing from tower A is 25̊ and from tower B is 345̊. How far is the fire ...
Friday, December 19, 2008 at 12:28pm by Pam

Precalculus
I know I posted this before,but I did not learn it your way .....instead I drew a picture and use the law of cosines....is there a way you can show me the work using law of cosines?? A plane flies 30 mi on a bearing of 200 degrees and then turns and flies 40 mi on a bearing of...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 9:31pm by Anonymous

Trigonmetry
If an airplane is traveling at 750 mph bearing of S 65 W for 3 hours how far will the plane travel? And what bearing should they travel home?
Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 8:55pm by Mack

Math
A fishing boat leaves port at 11 miles per hour at a bearing of 210 degrees for 2 hours, then turns to a bearing of 250 degrees at 8 miles per hour for 4 hours, and finally changes to a bearing of 280 degrees at 7 miles per hour for 2 hours. At this point, the boat heads ...
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:11pm by Shruti

Physics
The muzzle velocity of a ball bearing was calculated through an experiment (1.22m/s). A student then wants to verify that the velocity calculated is right. So, she conducts an experiment in which she points the ball bearing launcher upwards. She measures the height the ball ...
Sunday, October 14, 2007 at 10:44am by Marisol

Math Technology
A pilot is flying to a destination 700 miles away at a bearing of 105 degrees. The cruising speed of the plane is 500 mile per hour and the the wind is blowing between 20 and 30 miles per hour at a bearing of 30 degrees. At what bearing should the pilot aim the plan to ...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:14am by Irma

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
Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 5:20pm by lindsay

Trigonometry
Surveying A surveyor wishes to find the distance across a swamp. The bearing from A to B (Segment AB is opposite side of triangle) is N 32° W. The surveyor walks 50 meters from A to C, and at the point C the bearing to B is N 68° W. (Segment AC is adjacent side of triangle & ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 9:58pm by AwesomeGuy

Maths
A rock, R, is 40 km from a harbour, H, on a bearing of 040°. A port, P, is 30 km from R on a bearing of 130°. Draw a sketch showing the points H, R and P and work out the size of angle HRP.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 10:48am by Sam

Maths
A rock, R, is 40 km from a harbour, H, on a bearing of 040°. A port, P, is 30 km from R on a bearing of 130°. Draw a sketch showing the points H, R and P and work out the size of angle HRP.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 11:12am by Sam

Math C30
An airplane is leaving the first airport (A) at a bearing of 70 degrees. It then travels 238 miles to airport B. After fueling up, it leaves at a bearing of 120 degrees and lands at airport C. After fueling up it finally returns to airport (A) at a bearing of 260 degrees. What...
Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 11:29pm by Jill

math
A fishing boat leaves port at 11 miles per hour at a bearing of 210 degrees for 2 hours, then turns to a bearing of 250 degrees at 8 miles per hour for 4 hours, and finally changes to a bearing of 280 degrees at 7 miles per hour for 2 hours. At this point, the boat heads ...
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 7:54pm by Shruti

Math
A fishing boat leaves port at 11 miles per hour at a bearing of 210 degrees for 2 hours, then turns to a bearing of 250 degrees at 8 miles per hour for 4 hours, and finally changes to a bearing of 280 degrees at 7 miles per hour for 2 hours. At this point, the boat heads ...
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 4:32pm by Shruti

psychology
You are right. Since the Y chromosome has fewer genes than the X chromosome, the Y-bearing sperm will have less genetic material than the X-bearing sperm. I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.
Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at 1:45pm by PsyDAG

calculus
An airplane is flying on a bearing of 80 degrees at 540mph. A wind is blowing with a bearing of 100 degrees at 55mph. Find the component form of the velocity of the airplane.
Sunday, February 7, 2010 at 4:00pm by Kelly

Trig
A plane flies 1.3 hr at 100mph on a bearing of N40degreesE. It then turns and flies 1.5hr at the same speed on a bearing of S50degreesE. How far is the plane from its starting point?
Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 5:41pm by SK

frame reference
an aeroplane flys with an air speed of 40m/h at a bearing of 20degrees while at the same time is blowing at 100km/h at a bearing of 90degrees.now determine the speed and direction of the plane as seen by the observer on the ground
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 3:12pm by abrina

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.
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 4:15pm by Shane

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.
Saturday, May 24, 2008 at 10:44pm by T

TRIG - BEARING PROB.
That will take the direction past 360 to 345 + 90 = 435, which is equivalent to a bearing of 75 degrees (east of north). (Just subtract 360 from 435)
Monday, December 14, 2009 at 1:34am by drwls

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.
Saturday, May 24, 2008 at 7:03pm by Tareena

physics
A small glass bead has been charged to +19 nC. A metal ball bearing 1.0 cm above the bead feels a 0.030 N downward electric force. What is the charge on the ball bearing?
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 9:23pm by deb

Math
bearing of a tower are taken from two points.A and B 250m apart along a straight north-south path, A being due north of B. the bearing of the tower from A and B are 140* and 110* respectively. what is the distance from A to B.
Friday, May 7, 2010 at 4:05pm by JAndu

Maths
The bearing of A from B is 060 degrees. What is the bearing of B from A? Is it: a) 60 degrees b) 240 degrees c) 120 degrees d) 200 degrees p.s. The questions I sent earlier was an acccident To get reciprocal bearings, add 180 Thanks bobpursley
Sunday, July 1, 2007 at 7:15am by Fred

bearing
A)distance qr= |ar|^2=q^2+r^2-2pqcosP =90^2+50^2-2*50*90cos125 =8100+2500-9000cos125 =10600+5162.1879 =root of 10600+5162.1879 qr=130 b)The bearing of r from q= =q/sinQ=p/sinP =90/sinQ=130/sin125 =130sinQ=90sin125 Q(sin)=73.72/130 Q=34.6 Then the bearing of r from q=360-34.6 =...
Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 1:29pm by Sani

bearing
A)distance qr= |ar|^2=q^2+r^2-2pqcosP =90^2+50^2-2*50*90cos125 =8100+2500-9000cos125 =10600+5162.1879 =root of 10600+5162.1879 qr=130 b)The bearing of r from q= =q/sinQ=p/sinP =90/sinQ=130/sin125 =130sinQ=90sin125 Q(sin)=73.72/130 Q=34.6 Then the bearing of r from q=360-34.6 =...
Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 1:29pm by Sani mohammed

bearing
A)distance qr= |ar|^2=q^2+r^2-2pqcosP =90^2+50^2-2*50*90cos125 =8100+2500-9000cos125 =10600+5162.1879 =root of 10600+5162.1879 qr=130 b)The bearing of r from q= =q/sinQ=p/sinP =90/sinQ=130/sin125 =130sinQ=90sin125 Q(sin)=73.72/130 Q=34.6 Then the bearing of r from q=360-34.6 =...
Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 1:29pm by Sani mohammed

bearing
A)distance qr= |ar|^2=q^2+r^2-2pqcosP =90^2+50^2-2*50*90cos125 =8100+2500-9000cos125 =10600+5162.1879 =root of 10600+5162.1879 qr=130 b)The bearing of r from q= =q/sinQ=p/sinP =90/sinQ=130/sin125 =130sinQ=90sin125 Q(sin)=73.72/130 Q=34.6 Then the bearing of r from q=360-34.6 =...
Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 1:29pm by Sani mohammed

PHYSICS-repost
A small glass bead has been charged to +19 nC. A metal ball bearing 1.0 cm above the bead feels a 0.030 N downward electric force. What is the charge on the ball bearing?
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 11:16pm by deb

Trigonometry
Points A and B 1000 meter apart are plotted on a straight highway running east and west. from A, the bearing of tower C is N32*W and from be, the bearing of C is N64*E. approximate the shortest distance of the tower from the highway. please explain........
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 12:11am by Roy

trig
An aifplane is flying on a compass heading (bearing) of 170* at 460 mph. A wind is blowing with the bearing 200* at 80mph. a) Find the component form of the velocity of the airplane. b) Find the actual ground speed and direction of the airplane.
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 10:58am by ale

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?
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 11:41pm by Amanda

Math
bearing of a tower are taken from two points.A and B 250m apart along a straight north-south path, A being due north of B. the bearing of the tower from A and B are 140* and 110* respectively. what is the distance from A and B to the tower.
Friday, May 7, 2010 at 5:45pm by JAndu

Find Airplane Bearing
A plane leave a certain airport from runway 4 RIGHT, whose bearing is N40degreesE. After flying for 1/2 mile, the pilot requestd permission to trun 90 degrees and head toward the southeast. The permission is granted. After the airplane goes 1 mile in this direction, what ...
Friday, February 22, 2008 at 6:44pm by John

phsic
A small steel ball bearing with a mass of 10 g is on a short compressed spring. When aimed vertically and suddenly released, the spring sends the bearing to a height of 1.19 m. Calculate the speed at which the ball leaves the spring.
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 9:59pm by penny

calculus
An airplane is flying at 550 km/h on a heading of 080 degrees. The wind is blowing at 60 km/h from a bearing of 120 degrees. Find the ground velocity of the airplane and include the new bearing.
Sunday, February 14, 2010 at 3:16pm by Sam

Pre-Calculus
A jet leaves an airport on a bearing of N 77* W and travels for 243 mi. It then turns and continues on a bearing of S 13* W for 104 mi. Find how far the jet is from the airport to 3 decimal places.
Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 8:12pm by Alan

Maths
Three towns p,Q and R are such that the distance between P and Q is 50km and the distance between p and R is 90km.if the bearing of Q from P is 075 and the bearing of R from p is 310, find the distance between Q and R correct to the nearest Km.
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 7:37am by Reuben49

Mathematics
A pilot flies a plane that averages approximately 210 km/hr. The plane leaves point A at a bearing of 40 degrees and flies two hours to point B. After a brief stop the plane leaves point B at a bearing of 125 degrees and flies for another 30 minutes before landing at point C. ...
Sunday, January 29, 2012 at 10:15am by Jaskiran

trigonometry
Hal walked from point A to point B due north east from a distance of 20m. He immediately changed direction and walked 50m from B to C on a bearing of 110 degrees. 1. calculate the distance AC 2. Find the bearing of C from A
Monday, April 23, 2012 at 10:14pm by lindsay

math
Dave walked from point A to point B due North East for a distance of 20m. He immediately changed direction and walked 50m from B to C on a bearing of 110 degrees. i. Calculate the distance AC ii. Find the bearing of C from A
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 5:26am by lindsay

math
Dave walked from point A to point B due North East for a distance of 20m. He immediately changed direction and walked 50m from B to C on a bearing of 110 degrees. i. Calculate the distance AC ii. Find the bearing of C from A
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 5:28am by lindsay

Trigonometry
Calculate the area: From a point A, proceed east for 300 m to Point B. Then travel 420 m on a bearing S35°E to point C. Then travel along a bearing of S40°W for 500 m to Point D. Then return to Point A.
Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 4:37pm by Lulu

trig
make a sketch to complete a right-angled triangle in quadrant IV tanŲ = 15/40 Ų = 20.56° using North as 0°, the bearing is 159.44° http://www.mathsteacher.com.au/year7/ch08_angles/07_bear/bearing.htm alternate way to state the direction is S 20.56° E
Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 12:20pm by Reiny

Math
Two Boats left the harbour at the same time. One travelled at 10km/h on a bearing of N47°E. The other travelled at 8km/h on a bearing of N79°E. How far apart were the boats after 78 mins? Round the distance to the nearest tenth of a kilometer. Use trigonometry.
Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 2:47pm by helpisneeded

Maths
P, Q and R are three towns. Q is 40 km N 72°E of P and R is 48 km S 55° E of P. Find the distance and bearing from Q to R. Round the distance to the nearest 0.1 km and the bearing to the nearest minute.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:46pm by Brooks

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.
Monday, April 9, 2012 at 2:53pm by Kara

Maths
What are bearings? Bearings are things that surround rotating shafts to reduce friction and wear. The word "bearing", as in compass bearing, can also refer to the direction that something is moving (such as 10 degrees east of north). I have heard of no meanings of the word ...
Sunday, July 1, 2007 at 9:39am by Fred

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.
Monday, April 26, 2010 at 1:49pm by stacey graham

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.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 11:26am by Anonymous

Math
In still air a plane has air speed 300km/h and flies on a bearing of 110 degrees. If the wind is blowing at a speed of 100km/h from a bearing of 60 degrees, find the actual velocity of the plane.
Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 9:42am by Bafhenyi

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.
Friday, April 8, 2011 at 2:45pm 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 ...
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 3:49pm by Anonymous

Trig
An airplane is flying on a compass heading (bearing) of 340 degrees at 325 mph. A wind is blowing with the bearing 320 degrees at 40 mph. Find the component form of the velocity of the airplane. then find the actual ground speed and direction of the plane
Friday, December 17, 2010 at 9:44am by K

C Programming
Hmm, code was too long for the post? Here's a second try. /* Directives */ #include <stdio.h> int main(void) { double heading; /*compass heading in degrees*/ /* Get compass heading */ printf("Enter a Compass Heading: "); scanf("%lf", &heading); /* Display equivalent ...
Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at 5:48pm by gnozahs

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?
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 3:32pm by Taylor

Math
Point B is 10 KM north of Point A and Point C is 10 Km from B on a bearing of 060 from b. Find the bearing and distance of C from A 
Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 4:44pm by Sanjay

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