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An aeroplane leaves a point on latitude 54°S at 10 flies due south at a steady speed at 800km/h. (a)what is the latitude at mid-day(b) At what time does it pass over the south pole

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    1 degree of latitude is about 111 km. So,

    800 km/hr ≈ 800/111 = 7.2°/hr

    so, ...

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