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An airplane flies from Ft. Myers to Sarasota, a
distance of 150 miles, and then turns through an
angle of 50° and flies to Orlando, a distance of 100
miles (see the figure).
(a) How far is it from Ft. Myers to Orlando?
(b) Through what angle should the pilot turn at

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227.56 mi
30.00 degrees

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