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A plane drops a package of emergency rations to a stranded party of explorers the plane is traveling horizontally at 40m/s at a height of 100m from the ground find where the package strikes the ground ralative to the spot where it was dropped

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  1. Multiply the time to drop 100 m by the horizontal velocity of the airplane.

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  2. fist you take 100 and then *2 to get 200 then do3.275 * 40 and get 131 then all you need to do is 200-131... and get______________________________________________

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