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posted by Eddie .
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°

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