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Consider a level flight turn of a propeller-driven airplane in which the airplane makes a complete circular turn in 1.6 min. If the plane's speed is 200 m/s, what is the radius of the circle?

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  1. (2*pi*R)/96 s = 200 m/s

    Solve for R in meters

    R = 200*96/(2*pi) = ____ m

    Change the answer to km if you wish.

    I get about 3 km

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