# Physics

posted by Hannah

A plane is heading south with a velocity of 150 kilometers/hour. It experiences a tailwind with a velocity of 20 kilometers/hour. Find the resultant velocity of the plane

1. bobpursley

the speeds are in the same direction:

170km/hr

2. Matt

what grade is this for?

3. Anonymous

High School Physics

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