science

posted by .

A plane is flying at an angle of 20 N of east 230 m/s.

what is the component of its velocity in the northward direction?

  • science -

    V = 230*sin20 = 78.7 m/s.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Science

    An airplane has to fly eastward to a destination 856 km away. If wind is blowing at 18.0 m/s northward and the air speed of the plane is 161 m/s. In what direction should the plane head to reach its destination. So I know the direction …
  2. UCSD

    A jetliner is moving at a speed of 230 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 36.4 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity.
  3. science - physics

    A plane flies with a velocity of 52 m/s east through a12 m/s cross wind blowing the plane south. Find the magnitude and direction (relative to due east) of the resultant velocity at which it travels.
  4. 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?
  5. 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?
  6. 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 …
  7. Physics

    he drawing shows two planes each dropping an empty fuel tank. At the moment of release each plane has the same speed of 185 m/s, and each tank is at the same height of 3.62 km above the ground. Although the speeds are the same, the …
  8. physics

    As preparation for this problem, review Conceptual Example 10. The drawing shows two planes each dropping an empty fuel tank. At the moment of release each plane has the same speed of 105 m/s, and each tank is at the same height of …
  9. Physics

    An airplane is heading 20degree north flying at 200km/hr relative to the air. Simultaneously the wind carries the plane 10degree, east of south at the speed of 60km/hr. (a) find the velocity of the plane relative to the ground. (b) …
  10. Physics

    At the moment of release each plane has the same speed of 186 m/s, and each tank is at the same height of 3.11 km above the ground. Although the speeds are the same, the velocities are different at the instant of release, because one …

More Similar Questions