# 1) A private airplane leaves an airport and flies due south at 192 km/h. Two hours later a jet leaves at the same airport and flies due south at 960 km/h. When will the jet overtake the plane?

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1. ### Algebra: 8th Grade; Equation Check

1) A private airplane leaves an airport and flies due south at 192 km/h. Two hours later a jet leaves at the same airport and flies due south at 960 km/h. When will the jet overtake the plane? t = time Equation: 192(t+3) = 960 2)An airplane flew for 4 hours with a 20-km/h tail...
2. ### algebra

A private plane leaves an airport and flies due east at 192 miles per hour. Two hours later, a jet leaves the same airport and flies due east at 960 miles per hour. How long will the private plane fly until it is passed by the jet?
3. ### algebra question

Marty leaves the airport in his private plane and flies due east at 186 mph. Two hours later, a jet leaves the same airport and flies due east at 434 mph. When will the jet overtake Marty's plane?
4. ### Math

An ordinary plane leaves an airport and flies due west at 180kph. Two hours later a jet leaves the same airport and flies due west at 900kph. How far from the airport will the jet overtake the ordinary plane?
5. ### Marh

An ordinary plane leaves an airport and flies due west at 180kph. Two hours later, a jet leaves the same airport and flies due west at 900kph. How far from the airport will the jet overtake the ordinary plane?
6. ### Algebra

An ordinary plane leaves an airport and flies due west at 180kph. Two hours later, a jet leaves the same airport and flies due west at 900kph. How far from the airport will the jet overtake the ordinary plane?
7. ### algebra

Marty leaves the airport in his private plane and flies due east at 186 mph. Two hours later, a jet leaves the same airport and flies due east at 434 mph. When will the jet overtake Marty's plane?
8. ### Math

A plane leaves an airport X, 20.6degrees east and 36.8 north degrees and flies due south along the same longitude for 8 hours at the rate of 1000km/h to another airport Y, 20.6degrees east and tita degree south. The plane then flies west to another airport Z for 8hours at the ...
9. ### Math

A plane flies due east for 120 km from airport a to airport b it then flies due north for 280 km to airport c finally it flies directly back to airport a calculate the direct distance from airport to airport a give your answer to the nearest kilometre
10. ### maths

A plane leaves an airport x,20-60E and 36-80N and flies due south along the same longitude for 8hours at the rate of 1000km/h to another airport Y,20-60E and titaS.the plane then flies west to another airport Z for 8hours at the same speed. Calculate to the nearest degree (a) ...
11. ### Maths2

A plane leaves an airport X,20.6degree east and 36.8 degree north,and flies due south along the same longitude for 8hrs at the rate of 1000km/h to another airport Y,20.6 degree east and tita degree south.the plane then flies west to another airport Z for 8hrs at the same speed...
12. ### Math

A plane leaves an airport and flies South 58 Degrees East for 2 hours, then changes course to South 43 Degrees West and flies for 3 hours. How far away is the plane from the airport if it keeps a constant speed of 500km/h? Draw a diagram and solve to the nearest km. I got 1636...
13. ### Maths

A plane setts off from airport A and flies due east for 100 km, then turns to fly due south for 80 km before landing at an airport b show that the approximate bearing of airport b from airport a is 129
14. ### Ave maria catholic secondary school

an aeroplane leaves an airport,flies due north for two hours at 500km/hr.it then flies 450km on a bearing 053.how far is the plane from the airport and what is its bearing from bearing from east
15. ### Pre-Algebra

A Jet airplane leaves an airport traveling at a steady rate of 600km/h. another jet leaves the same airport 3/4h later traveling at 800km/h in the same derection. how long will the 2nd jet take to overtake the first?
16. ### math

two airplanes depart simultaneously from an airport.One flies due south, the other flies due east at a rate 20 mi/h faster than that of the other airplane. After one hour , radar indicates that the airplanes are approximately 450 mi apart. What is the ground speed of each ...
17. ### math

An airport passes over an airport and continues flying on a heading of N 70¡ãW for 3 km. The airplane then turns left and flies another 2 km until the airport is exactly due east of its position. What is the distance between the airplane and the airport, to the nearest tenth...
18. ### Pre Cal

An airplane leaves an airport and flies due west 150 miles and then 230 miles in the direction S 39.67 degrees W. How far is the plane from the airport at this time to the nearest mile.
19. ### trig

an airplane leaves the airport and flies due west 150 miles and then 240 miles in the direction 200°40'. Assuming the earth is flat, how far is the plane from the airport at this time( to the nearest mile)?
20. ### Math

An airplane leaves the airport and flies due west 170 miles and then 240 miles in the direction 200°30'. Assuming the earth is flat, how far is the plane from the airport at this time( to the nearest mile)?
21. ### Math

A jet leaves an airport traveling at a steady rate of 600 km/h. Another jet leaves the same airport 3/4 hr later taveling at 800 km/\$ in the same direction. How long will it take the second jet to overtake the first.
22. ### Math/Trig

An airplane leaves an airport and flies due west 150 miles and then 170 miles in the direction 210°50'. Assuming the Earth is flat, how far is the plane from the airport at this time (to the nearest mile)
23. ### value

an aeroplane leaves an airport A an flies on a bearing of N41E for 1 and half hour at 699km/h to airport B.it then flies on a bearing of S50E for 3 and half hours at 400km/h to an airport C.calculate the distance from C to A
24. ### Math

Two airplanes at 25,000 ft above the ground are flying toward the same airport.Airplane A is flying due south towards the airport at 200 miles per hour.At 10:00 AM Airplane A is 700 miles from the airport,and Airplane B is 925 miles from the airport.How far are the two ...
25. ### Algebra II

An airplane leaves airport A and flies 200 km. At this time its bearing from Airport B, 250 km to the west, is 120 degrees. How far is the airplane from B?
26. ### Algebra II

An airplane leaves airport A and flies 200 km. At this time its bearing from Airport B, 250 km to the west, is 120 degrees. How far is the airplane from B?
27. ### Math

a jet leaves the Charlotte, North Carolina, airport traveling at an average rate of 564 km/h. Another jet leaves the airport one half hour later traveling 722 km/h in the same direction. How long will the second jet take to overtake the first?
28. ### Algebra

A jet leaves the Charlotte, North Carolina, airport traveling at an average rate of 564 km/h. Another jet leaves the airport one half hour later traveling at 744km/h in the same direction. Use an equation to find how long the second jet will take to overtake the first.
29. ### Algebra

A jet leaves the Charlotte, North Carolina, airport traveling at an average rate of 564 km/h. Another jet leaves the airport one half hour later traveling at 744km/h in the same direction. Use an equation to find how long the second jet will take to overtake the first.
30. ### trigonometry

A plane flies due south from an airport for 92 miles, and then turns and goes S63°W for 50 miles. How far is the plane from the airport (to the nearest tenth of a mile)? What direction is the plane from the airport (to the nearest tenth of a degree)? (That is, find the ...
31. ### Trigonometry

A plane leaves an airport and flies at 36 mph on a course of 103.25° for 1 hour and 33 minutes. Then it changes course to 236.75° and flies for 48 minutes. How far is it from the airport? If it wished to return, what would be its course?
32. ### Math

a plane traveling at 400 mph leaves the philadelphia airport at 1pm heading due east. two hours later a second plane traveling at 600 mph leaves the airport heading in the same direction. at what time does the second plane overtake the first?
33. ### Algebra1

A jet leaves the airport traveling at an average rate of 564km/h. Another jet leaves the same airport traveling at a rate of 744km/h in the same direction. How long will it take for the second jet to reach the first jet
34. ### physics

A regional airline flight consists of two legs with an intermediate stop. The airplane flies 380 due north from airport A to airport B. From there, it flies 260 due east to its final destination at airport C. Part A What is the magnitude of the plane’s displacement from its ...
35. ### Math

An aero plane leaves a point on latitude 54 degree south at 10am in the morning. It flies due south at a steady speed of 800km/hr .(A)calculate it's latitude at midday. (B) at what time does it pass over the south-pole
36. ### algebra

Jet #1 leaves an airport at 600 km/h. Jet #2 leaves 3/4 hour after jet #1 in same direction. How long until jet #2 overtakes jet #1
37. ### trigonometry

Two planes leave the same airport at the same time. one flies 20 degrees east of north at 500 mph. the second flies 30 degrees east of south at 600 mph. how far apart are the planes after 2 hours?
38. ### Maths

An aeroplane leaves a point on latitude 54degree south at 10 a.m. It flies due south at a steady speed of 800km/h. (a) what is its latitude at mid-point? (b) at what time does it pass over the south pole?
39. ### Physics

The pilot of a small plane finds that the airport where he intended to land is fogged in. He flies 55 miles west to another airport to find that conditions there are too icy for him to land. He flies 25 miles at 15 degrees east of south and is finally able to land at the third...
40. ### math

a private jet flies the same distance in 6 hours that a commercial jet flies in 4 hours.if the speed of the commercial jet was 143 mph less than 2 times the speed of the private jet, find the speed of each jet
41. ### Algebra

An airplane takes off from an airport at 7:00 a.m. traveling at a rate of 350 mi/h. Two hours later, a jet takes off from the same airport following the same flight pattern at 490 mi/h. How long would it take for the two planes to meet each other?
42. ### Maths

An aeroplane leaves a point on latitude 54°S at 10 a.m.it 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
43. ### Trigonometry

A plane flies 510 kilometers with a bearing of N43 degrees W from airport B to airport C. The plane then flies SW 790 kilometers from C to A which is due west of B. Find bearing of flight from C to A.
44. ### Physics

I have tried this question over and over and not sure if the answer is 16 west or 190 south west please help. Airplane One flies due east at 250 km/h relative to the ground. At the same time, Airplane Two flies 325 km/h, 35° north of east relative to the ground. What is the ...
45. ### algebra

An airplane flies 750 miles due west in 1 1/2 hours and 750 miles due south in 2 hours. What is the average speed of the airplane?
46. ### Algebra 1

An airplane flies 750 miles due west in 1 1/2 hours and 750 miles due south in 2 hours. What is the average speed of the airplane?
47. ### Math

Plane A leaves the airport. One hour later, Plane B leaves the same airport on the same course. It catches up to Plane A in 2.5 hours. The average speed of Plane B is 300km/h faster than Plane A. Find the speed of each plane.
48. ### Physics

An helicopter flies in a strange pattern, all at the same altitude of 5 km: 1) it flies 29 km in a direction 30.0° east of north, 2) it flies 20 km due south, and 3) it flies 10 km in a direction 30.0° north of west. How far did the helicopter end up from its starting point?
49. ### math

An aeroplane flies due north from Ikeja Airport for 500km. It then flies on a bearing of 060 degrees for a further distance of 300km before overflying a road junction.Calculate a. The distance of the aeroplne from Ikeja Airport when it was directly above the road junction. B....
50. ### geometry

an airplane is flying 75km south and 35 km west of an airport. It is flying at a heigh of 6 km A)what is the straight-line distance to the airport? B)What is the angle of elevation of the airplane, from the point of of view of the airport?
51. ### math

Two planes depart from the same airport at the same time. One hour later one of the planes is 480 miles due north of the airport and the other plane is 550 miles due east of the airport. At that time, what is the distance between the two planes?
52. ### Physics

On the map, let the +x-axis point east and the +y-axis north. An airplane flies at 990 km/h northwestward direction (i.e., midway between north and west). Find the components of its velocity. Repeat for the case when the plane flies due south at the same speed.
53. ### Trigonometry

A plane leaves airport A and travels 560 miles to airport B at a bearing of N32E. The plane leaves airport B and travels to airport C 320 miles away at a bearing of S72E. Find the distance from airport A to airport C.
54. ### physics

A commuter airplane starts from an airport and takes the route shown in the figure below. The plane first flies to city A located 175 km away in a direction 30.0° north of east. Next, it flies for 150 km 20.0° west of north to city B. Finally, the plane flies 190 km due west...
55. ### math

An airplane leaves Atlanta at 2 PM and flies north at 250 miles per hour. A second airplane leaves Atlanta 30 minutes later and flies north at 280 miles per hour. At what time will the second airplane overtake the first? Answer Choices 6:20 PM 6:00 PM 6:40 PM 6:50 PM 7:10 PM
56. ### Math 9

2 planes leave the airport at the same time. Minutes later plane A is 70 miles due north of the airport. Plane B is 168 miles due East of the airport. How far apart are the 2 airplanes. ? I think 98 miles apart. Is that right?
57. ### Pre-Calculus

After leaving an airport, a plane flies for 1.75h at a speed of 200km/h on a course of 100 degrees. The plane then flies for 2 hours at a speed of 250km/h on a course of 40 degrees. At this time, how far from the airport is the planee?
58. ### Physics

A plane leaves Seattle, flies 85 mi at 22 degrees north of east, and then changes direction to 48 degrees south of east. After flying 115 mi in this new direction, the pilot must make an emergency landing on a field. The Seattle airport facility dispatches a rescue crew. ...
59. ### Trig

Plane leaves airport with heading of 110 degrees at 300 mph, the wing out of the southwest is 42 mph. locate the plane after 4 hours? find the distance back to airport and angle from due east?
60. ### trig

Two Airplanes leave an airport at the same time on different runways. One flies on a bearing of N66degreesW at 325 miles per hour. The other airplane flies on a bearing öf S26degreesW at 300 miles per hour. How far apart will the airplanes be after 2 hours?
61. ### Pre-Calculus

A jet leaves an airport on a bearing of N 77* W and travels for 243 mi. It then turns and continues on a bearing of S 13* W for 104 mi. Find how far the jet is from the airport to 3 decimal places.
62. ### Math helppp

Two small planes leave the Abbotsford airport at the same time. The first flies at 225km/h at a heading 320°, while the second flies at 190km/h at the heading of 70°. How far apart are they after 2 hours?
63. ### algebra 1

a glider flies 8 miles south then 15 miles east then flies in a straight line back to the airport. what was the distance of the gliders last leg back to the air port
64. ### Physics

A commuter airplane starts from an airport and takes the route shown in the figure below. The plane first flies to city A, located 175 km away in a direction 30.0° north of east. Next, it flies for 150 km 20.0° west of north, to city B. Finally, the plane flies 190 km due ...
65. ### calculus

an airplane flying due east at 400 km/h pasess over an airport 12 minutes before a second plane flying south 30 degrees west at 500 km/h.if the airplanes are at the same altitude how fast will they by seprating when the seccong pane is over the airport.?When will they be the ...
66. ### calculus 1

I just need help getting started. I can't figure out the equation I need to use! An airplane passes over an airport at noon traveling 500 mi/hr due West. At 1:00 pm, another airplane passes over the same airport at the same elevation traveling due North at 550 mi/hr. Assuming ...
67. ### Calculusss ( pleassee someboddy heelp )

an airplane flying due east at 400 km/h pasess over an airport 12 minutes before a second plane flying south 30 degrees west at 500 km/h.if the airplanes are at the same altitude how fast will they by seprating when the seccong plane is over the airport.?When will they be the ...
68. ### math

an airplane leaves an airport and travels 100 miles in a direction of 300 degrees. How far North of the airport is the plane then?
69. ### calculus 1

I found the equation which was the pythagoras theorem and then took the derivative of the equation but not sure what to plug in where. Oh and I found C(t) to be 743.30 An airplane passes over an airport at noon traveling 500 mi/hr due West. At 1:00 pm, another airplane passes ...
70. ### Math

a small plane flies due south with a speed of 112 m/s while a tailwind blows due south at 31 m/s. Draw and label a vector diagram and calculate the magnitude and direction of the plane's resultant velocity
71. ### Algebra

A plane takes off from an airport and flies east at a speed of 350 mph. Ten minutes later, a second plane takes off from the same airport and flies east at a higher altitude at a speed of 400 mph. How long does it take the the second plane to overtake the first plane?
72. ### Physics

An airplane flies 220 km due east, makes a right-angle, and then flies 400 km due north. Find the magnitude of the plane's displacement from it's starting point. Neglect the culrvature of the earth
73. ### Trigonometry

An airplane is 48 miles due north of a town. An airport is 29 miles North-West of the town. It is determined that the airplane is 34 miles from the airport. On what bearing should the pilot fly to get to the airport? Please show work if possibly, I'm having a hard time drawing...
74. ### math

2 airplanes start at the same time from airports 500 km apart. Each flies with an airspeed of 200 km/hr toward the other airport. One reaches its airport half an hour before the other plane reaches the other airport. How fast is the wind blowing?
75. ### College Algebra math

A plane flies due east for 35 miles and then due south until it is 37 miles from its starting point. How far south did the plane fly?
76. ### Physics

A plane leaves Seattle, flies 84.0 at 21.0 north of east, and then changes direction to 53.0 south of east. After flying at 125 in this new direction, the pilot must make an emergency landing on a field. The Seattle airport facility dispatches a rescue crew .How far should the...
77. ### South America

an aeroplane flies horizontally at 80m/s in still air if the aviator wishes to fly due south and the wind is blowing from the south-east at 30m/s 1.what course must he steer 2.how long will it take him to arrive at his destination 200km away
78. ### Physics

An airplane flies 340 km due east, makes a right-angle turn, and then flies 390 km due north. Find the magnitude of the plane’s displace- ment from its starting point. Neglect the curvature of the earth. Answer in units of km
79. ### Math C30

An airplane is leaving the first airport (A) at a bearing of 70 degrees. It then travels 238 miles to airport B. After fueling up, it leaves at a bearing of 120 degrees and lands at airport C. After fueling up it finally returns to airport (A) at a bearing of 260 degrees. What...
80. ### Trigonometry

Round answer to two significant digits. An airplane flew 300 miles at a bearing of N65°E from airport A to airport B. The plane then flew at a bearing of S38°E to airport C. Find the distance from A to C if the bearing from airport A to airport C is S60°E.
81. ### Physicis

Airplane staring from airport a flies 300 km east then 395 km 26.5 degrees west of north, and then 150 km north to arrive at airport b. what angle is the straight flight from a to b north of east and how far
82. ### math

an airplane is flying 120 km south and 130km west of an airport. It is flying at a height of 10 km . what is the straight line distance to the airport?
83. ### Algebra

A car leaves Denver at 30 km/h traveling south. Two hours later, another car leaves Denver traveling south at 40 km/ h. How many hours had the first car been traveling when the second car catches up?
84. ### Math

Two pilots take off from the same airport. Mason heads due south. Nancy heads 23º west of south. After 400 land miles, how far is Nancy from Mason’s route? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a mile. (Enter only the number.)
85. ### physics

A plane leaves Seattle, flies 77.0 mi at 22.0 degrees north of east, and then changes direction to 50.0 degrees south of east. After flying at 119 mi in this new direction, the pilot must make an emergency landing on a field. The Seattle Airport facility dispatches a rescue ...
86. ### Physics

A plane leaves Seattle, flies 77.0 mi at 21.0 ∘ north of east, and then changes direction to 52.0 ∘ south of east. After flying at 124 mi in this new direction, the pilot must make an emergency landing on a field. The Seattle airport facility dispatches a rescue ...
87. ### math

A plane leaves hamilton and flies due east 75 km at the same time a second plane flies in a direction of 40degress southeast for 120 km how far apart are the planes when they reach their destination. I say the calculation is 75^2+120^2-2(75)(120)cos40 the book says to use cos ...
88. ### maths

A plane takes off from Lagos at 10.30a.m. it flies to Accra in 65 mins, makes a stop of 40 mins at Accra airport. And then flies back. To Lagos in 70 mins. At What time does it land again At Lagos airport
89. ### calculus

a boat leaves a dock at 2:00 pm and travels due south at a speed of 20 km/h. Another boat has been heading due east at 15 km/h and reaches the same dock at 3:00 pm. at what time were the two boats closest together
90. ### Mathematics

A pilot flies a plane that averages approximately 210 km/hr. The plane leaves point A at a bearing of 40 degrees and flies two hours to point B. After a brief stop the plane leaves point B at a bearing of 125 degrees and flies for another 30 minutes before landing at point C. ...
91. ### physics

A plane leaves Seattle, flies 85 mi at 22 degrees north of east, and then changes direction to 48 degrees south of east. After flying 115 mi in this new direction, the pilot must make an emergency landing on a field. The Seattle airport facility dispatches a rescue crew. a) In...
92. ### physics

A passengers jet flies from one airport to another 1,200 miles away in 2.5h .Find its average speed.
93. ### Math

At an airport, a flight controller is in a tower 45m above the ground. She observes an airplane flying at a constant altitude at an angle of elevation of 14 degrees from her line of sight. Seven seconds later, the airplane flies directly overhead. If the airplane has a ...
94. ### trig

Two pilots take off from the same airport. Mason heads due south. Nancy heads 23º west of south. After 400 land miles, how far is Nancy from Mason’s route? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a mile. (Enter only the number.)(If someone had helped me with the one ...
95. ### calc

A boat leaves a dock at 3:00 PM and travels due south at a speed of 20 km/h. Another boat has been heading due east at 15 km/h and reaches the same dock at 4:00 PM. How many minutes after 3:00 PM were the two boats closest together? (Round your answer to the nearest minute.)
96. ### Trig

Two pilots take off from the same airport. Mason heads due south. Nancy heads 23 west of south. After 400 land miles, how far is Nancy from Mason’s route? I think 156.29, but I'm not sure because the question comes in a lesson on sum and difference identities, and ...
97. ### Trigonometry

An airplane flew 300 miles at a bearing of N65°E from airport A to airport B. The plane then flew at a bearing of S38°E to airport C. Find the distance from A to C if the bearing from airport A to airport C is S60°E.
98. ### physics

You are piloting a small plane, and you want to reach an airport 450 km due south in 2.0 hours. A wind is blowing from the west at 75 km/h.What heading and airspeed should you choose to reach your destination in time?
99. ### physics

You are piloting a small plane, and you want to reach an airport 450 km due south in 3.0 hours. A wind is blowing from the west at 80 km/h. What heading and airspeed should you choose to reach your destination in time?
100. ### Physics

A plane leaves Seattle, flies 79.0 at 22.0 north of east, and then changes direction to 48.0 south of east. After flying at 123 in this new direction, the pilot must make an emergency landing on a field. The Seattle airport facility dispatches a rescue crew. In what direction ...