Post a New Question

math

posted by .

one hundred feet directly overhead, a plane and a dirigible start flying due east. If the plane travels three times faster than the dirigible, what is the greatest angle of sight between the two vehicles from your position? Assume the plane passes from sight after 6000 feet.

  • Carnegie learning -

    An airplane was preparing for landing.When it began its descent towards the airport, the plane's altitude was 22,000 feet.Twelve minutes later,its altitude was 6000 feet

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Physics

    A supersonic jet travels at 3.0 Mach (i.e. at three times the speed of sound). It cruises at 20,000 m above the ground. we choose t=0 when the plane passes directly overhead of an observer. At what time t will the observer hear the …
  2. trig

    A plane is flying at an elevation of 30000 feet. It is within sight of the airport and the pilot finds that the angle of depression to the airport is 18. Find the distance between the plane and the airport. Find the distance between …
  3. 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
  4. math

    One plane flies straight east at an altitude of 31,000 feet. A second plane is flying west at an altitude of 13,000 feet on a course that lies directly below that of the first plane and directly above the straight road from Thomasville …
  5. math

    One plane flies straight east at an altitude of 31,000 feet. A second plane is flying west at an altitude of 13,000 feet on a course that lies directly below that of the first plane and directly above the straight road from Thomasville …
  6. math

    One plane flies straight east at an altitude of 31,000 feet. A second plane is flying west at an altitude of 13,000 feet on a course that lies directly below that of the first plane and directly above the straight road from Thomasville …
  7. math

    At an airport, a flight controller was in a tower 40m above the ground. When she first observed a plane it was at an angle of elevation of 12 (degrees) from her line of sight and flying at a constant altitude (height) The plane had …
  8. Projectile

    An enemy plane is flying horizontall at a distance of 2.0km with a speed of 340m/s.An army man with anti-craft gun on the ground sight the enemy with a muzzle speed at 60m/s .when the enemy plane is directly overhead.find a)at what …
  9. physics

    an enemy plane is flying horizontally at an altitude of 2.0Km,with a speed of 3.0m/s.an army man with a gun on the ground sights the enemy plane and fires a shell with a muzzle speed of 600m/s when d plane Is directly overhead.at what …
  10. Calculus

    Harold is in an airplane that is flying at a constant height of 4505 feet away from a fixed observation point. Maude, whose eyes are 5 feet from the ground, is standing at this point and watching the plane; the angle between her line …

More Similar Questions

Post a New Question