A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge H = 231 m below. If the plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 227 km/h (63.1 m/s), how far in advance of the
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A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge H = 231 m below. If the plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 227 km/h (63.1 m/s), how far in advance of the recipients (horizontal distance) must the goods be dropped? Suppose, ... 
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A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge H = 231 m below. If the plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 227 km/h (63.1 m/s), how far in advance of the recipients (horizontal distance) must the goods be dropped? 433m Suppose... 
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A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge 235 m below. The plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 280 km/h (77.8 m/s). (b) Suppose, instead, that the plane releases the supplies a horizontal distance of 425 m in advance of ... 
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A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge 235 m below. The plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 280 km/h (77.8 m/s). (b) Suppose, instead, that the plane releases the supplies a horizontal distance of 425 m in advance of ... 
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A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge 235 m below. The plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 280 km/h (77.8 m/s). (b) Suppose, instead, that the plane releases the supplies a horizontal distance of 425 m in advance of ... 
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A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge 235 m below. Assume the plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 195 km/h (54.2 m/s). Suppose, instead, that the plane releases the supplies a horizontal distance of 425 m in advance of... 
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Also got lost on this question: A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge 235m below. If the plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 250 km/h (69.4 m/s), (a) how far in advance of the recipients (horizontal distance) must the ... 
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A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge 235 m below. Assume the plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 195 km/h (54.2 m/s). How far in advance of the recipients (horizontal distance) must the goods be dropped 
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A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge 235 m below. The horizontal velocity of the plane is 250 km/h (69.4 m/s). Rescue plane releases the supplies a horizontal distance of 425 m in advance of the mountain climbers 
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A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountains climbers on Rocky ridge 235m below. If the plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 250 km/h (69.4m/s), how far in advance of the recipients (horizontal distance) must the good be dropped? "Dropped" (Vyo=0) 
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An airplane traveling a constant 100.0 m/s is to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 200.0 m below. A) The supplies should be dropped how many seconds before the plane is directly overhead? B) What is the distance of the plane away from being directly ... 
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The pilot of an airplane traveling 240 km/h wants to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 160 m below. The supplies should be dropped how many seconds before the plane is directly overhead? 
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The pilot of an airplane traveling 180km/h wants to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 160m below. The supplies should be dropped how many seconds before the plane is directly overhead? 
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The pilot of an airplane traveling 160 km/h wants to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 160m below. The supplies should be dropped how many seconds before the plane is directly overhead? 
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The pilot of an airplane traveling 180 km/h wants to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 125 m below. The supplies should be dropped how many seconds before the plane is directly overhead? ______s 
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Can someone help me to understand how to work out this problem? The pilot of an airplane traveling 240 km/h wants to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 160 m below. The supplies should be dropped how many seconds before the plane is directly overhead? 
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A rescue plane has to drop supplies to a group of castaways who are stranded on a deserted island. The plane is flying as 150 m/s at a level altitude of 1200 m. How far ahead of the landing zone should the plane release the supplies? I'm not even sure how to start this one. ... 
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plane traveling 200 km/hr with supplies for people 110 meters below. how many second before do they have to drop the supplies 
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An American Red Cross plane needs to drop emergency supplies to victims of a hurricane in a remote part of the worlds. The plane is traveling horizontally at 100.0m/a at a height of 50.0 above the ground.What horizontal distance does the package travel before striking the ground 
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A supply plane traveling 200 KM/hr need to drop supllys to a target 110 meters below. How many seconds before they are over the target do they have to drop the supplies? 
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An Alaskan rescue plane drops a package of emergency rations to a stranded party of explorers. The plane is traveling horizontally at 40.0 m/s at a height of 100 m above the ground. a) How far horizontally from the dropping point does the package strike the ground? b)What are ... 
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An Alaskan rescue plane drops a package of emergency rations to a stranded party of explorers, as illustrated below in Figure 18. The plane is traveling horizontally at 30m/s at a height of 200m above the ground. a. What horizontal distance does the package fall before landing... 
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An airplane traveling 1011 m above the ocean at 145 km/h is going to drop a box of supplies to shipwrecked victims below. (a) How many seconds before the plane is directly overhead should the box be dropped? 1 s (b) What is the horizontal distance between the plane and the ... 
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An airplane traveling 1015 m above the ocean at 115 km/h is going to drop a box of supplies to shipwrecked victims below. (a) How many seconds before the plane is directly overhead should the box be dropped? (b) What is the horizontal distance between the plane and the victims... 
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An airplane traveling 1007 m above the ocean at 150 km/h is going to drop a box of supplies to shipwrecked victims below. (a) How many seconds before the plane is directly overhead should the box be dropped?(b) What is the horizontal distance between the plane and the victims ... 
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An airplane traveling 1004 m above the ocean at 130 km/h is going to drop a box of supplies to shipwrecked victims below. (a) How many seconds before the plane is directly overhead should the box be dropped? (b) What is the horizontal distance between the plane and the victims... 
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A rescue plane carries a package of emergency supplies to be dropped at a point that is very close to the target. The plane travels with a velocity of 75m/s and flies 135m above the target. How far away (horizontally) from the target must the pilot release the package? 
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A Coast Guard airplane needs to drop a rescue package to a ship floating adrift in the ocean. The plane flies 55 m above the ocean at a speed of 215 km/h. How far away from the ship should the crew drop the package out of the plane so that the package hits the water close to ... 
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A small plane flying horizontally 150m above the ground at a constant speed of 120km/h is to drop a container with supplies to a point on the ground. How far from the point directly above the target should the supplies be dropped without giving them an initial push? 
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an enemy plane is flying horizontally at an altitude of 2.0Km,with a speed of 3.0m/s.an army man with a gun on the ground sights the enemy plane and fires a shell with a muzzle speed of 600m/s when d plane Is directly overhead.at what angle to the ground should the plane be ... 
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The pilot of an airplane traveling 250km/h wants to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 190m below. 
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A package of medical supplies is released from a small airpllane flying a mercy mission over an isolated jungle settlement. The plane flies horizontally with a speed of 20 m/s and an altitude of 20 meters. How far from the release point will the package strike the ground? 
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A missile is released from a fighter plane traveling horizontally at an altitude of 10000 ft. if the target was hit at 2.09 miles, in mi/h, was the plane traveling? 
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Two planes are initially separated by a horizontal distance of 350 km. Plane A is positioned 350 km west of the Plane B. Plane A is initially traveling at a velocity of 60 m/s east. Plane B is traveling at a velocity of 45 m/s west. If plane A begins to accelerate east at a ... 
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A plane flying a straight course observes a mountain at a bearing of 32.6° to the right of its course. At that time the plane is 6 km from the mountain. A short time later, the bearing to the mountain becomes 42.6°. How far is the plane from the mountain when the second ... 
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An airplane traveling 1001 m above the ocean at 125km/h is going to drop a box of supplies to shipwrecked victims below. What is the horizontal distance between the plane and the victims when the box is dropped? 
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A stunt pilot is attempting to drop a water balloon from a moving airplane onto a target on the ground. The plane moves at a speed of 75.2 m/s and a 47° above the horizontal when the balloon is released. At the point of release, the plane is at an altitude of 520 m. (a) How ... 
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A plane is flying horizontally at a speed of 290m/s. He drops a package (ignoring air resistance). A)If it take 15s for the package to hit the ground, how high above is the plane? B) How far (horizontally) before the island should Steven drop the package? C) Assuming the ... 
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An airplane traveling 1001 m above the ocean at 125 km/h is going to drop a box of supplies to shipwrecked victims above. a. How many seconds before the plane is directly overhead should the box be dropped? b. What is the horizontal distance between the plane and the victims ... 
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one plane left an airport at 11:30 am. A second plane, traveling at 320 mph left the same airport at 1:00 pm and overtook the first plane at 4:30 pm. At what speed was the first plane traveling? 
Physics
You hear the sonic boom of a highspeed jet plane exactly 3.10 s after it passes directly overhead in level flight. At the time you hear the boom, you see the plane at an angle of 22.0 o above the horizon. Assume that the speed of sound at the altitude of the plane is 325 m/s... 
A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 5 km
A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 5 km and passes directly over a tracking telescope on the ground. When the angle of elevation is π/3, this angle is decreasing at a rate of π/4 rad/min. How fast is the plane traveling at that time? (Round your answer to ... 
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A rescue plane is flying horizontally at a height of 132 m above the ground. The pilot spots a survivor and releases an emergency kit with a parachute. The kit descends at a constant vertical acceleration of and the initial plane horizontal speed is . Assuming air resistance ... 
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A rescue plane is flying horizontally at a height of 132 m above the ground. The pilot spots a survivor and releases an emergency kit with a parachute. The kit descends at a constant vertical acceleration of 6.89 m/s^2 and the initial plane horizontal speed is 68.9 m/s. ... 
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A plane is traveling at an altitude of 500meters and drops a bottle the bottle lands 400meters horizontally. how fast was the plane traveling when the bottle was released? 
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Your younger brother who wishes to be a pilot reads a news article about a search and rescue plane. In this search and rescue operation, an ultralight aircraft travelling north at 30 km/hr encounters a 40 km/hr crosswind. After explaining to him that a crosswind is wind that ... 
Physics
Two planes are about to drop an empty fuel tank. At the moment of release each plane has the same speed of 135 m/s, and each tank is at the same height of around 2.00km above the ground. Although the speeds are the same, the velocities are different at the instant of release, ... 
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A airplane traveling 1019 m above the ocean at 135 km/h is to drop a box of supplies to shipwrecked victims below. (a) How many seconds before being exactly overhead should the box be dropped? ______ s (b) What is the horizontal distance between the plane and the victims when ... 
Math
Two planes leave New Orleans at the same time. Plane A heads north and Plane B heads south. After 4 hours and 15 minutes, the two planes are 4568.75 miles apart. Also, Plane A is traveling 53 mph faster than Plane B. At what speeds are the two planes traveling at? How far did ... 
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A rescue plane is flying horizontally at a height of 132 m above the ground. The pilot spots a survivor and releases an emergency kit with a parachute. The kit descends at a constant vertical acceleration of 6.89 m/s2 and the initial plane horizontal speed is 68.9 m/s. ... 
Physics
A rescue plane is flying horizontally at a height of 132 m above the ground. The pilot spots a survivor and releases an emergency kit with a parachute. The kit descends at a constant vertical acceleration of and the initial plane horizontal speed is . Assuming air resistance ... 
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A supply plane needs to drop a package of food to scientists working on a glacier in Greenland. The plane flies 92 m above the glacier at a speed of 135 m/s. How far short of the target should it drop the package? 
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A supply plane needs to drop a package of food to scientists working on a glacier in Greenland. The plane flies 50.0m above the glacier at a speed of 100m/s . How far short of the target should it drop the package? 
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A supply plane needs to drop a package of food to scientists working on a glacier in Greenland. The plane flies 150m above the glacier at a speed of 110m/s. How far short of the target should it drop the package? 
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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. 
Velocity and Displacement
A plane is sitting on a runway, awaiting takeoff. On an adjacent parallel runway, another plane lands and passes the stationary plane at a speed of 47 m/s. The arriving plane has a length of 32 m. By looking out the window (very narrow), a passenger on the stationary plane can... 
Physics
Your younger brother who wishes to be a pilot reads a news article about a search and rescue plane. In this search and rescue operation, an ultralight aircraft travelling north at 30 km/hr encounters a 40 km/hr crosswind. After explaining to him that a crosswind is wind that ... 
trigonometry
There is a plane arriving into Denver, CO. The plane is landing with an angle of depression of 42°. The plane is 18,000 feet off of the ground. Find how far the plane will travel horizontally before hitting the ground. (Round to the nearest hundredth) 
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A plane traveling at 600 mph leaves 3/4 hr earlier than a plane traveling at 800 mph. when will the second plane surpass the first? 
Physics
A plane flies horizontally at constant ground speed v=720km/h. The pilot is informed by an air traffic controller that he must immediately change his direction of flight while keeping the same altitude. The pilot performs a turning maneuver by rolling the plane to a banked ... 
Physics
An Alaskan rescue plane traveling 36 m/s drops a package of emergency rations from a height of 137 m to a stranded party of explorers.Where does the package strike the ground relative to the point directly below where it was released 
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A rock climber throws a small first aid kit to another climber who is higher up the mountain. The initial velocity of the kit is 17 m/s at an angle of 50° above the horizontal. At the instant when the kit is caught, it is traveling horizontally, so its vertical speed is zero... 
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A rock climber throws a small first aid kit to another climber who is higher up the mountain. The initial velocity of the kit is 21 m/s at an angle of 58° above the horizontal. At the instant when the kit is caught, it is traveling horizontally, so its vertical speed is zero... 
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A rock climber throws a small first aid kit to another climber who is higher up the mountain. The initial velocity of the kit is 23 m/s at an angle of 69° above the horizontal. At the instant when the kit is caught, it is traveling horizontally, so its vertical speed is zero... 
math
an air plane takes off with an elevation of 27degrees. what is the total land distance the plane reaches a cruising altitude of 875 feet ? if the plane is traveling at a steady speed of 651 feet per hour, how much time will it take the plane to reach its cruising distance? ... 
Algebra 2
1. Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. a. Where do their paths cross? b. Which plane must fly farther? c. What ratio of the speed of ... 
Math
Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. a. Where do their paths cross? b. Which plane must fly farther? c. What ratio of the speed of Plane... 
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Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. a. Where do their paths cross? b. Which plane must fly farther? c. What ratio of the speed of Plane... 
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A supply plane needs to drop a package of food to scientists working on a glacier in Greenland. The plane flies 200 above the glacier at a speed of 200. How far short of the target should it drop the package? 
Physics
A rock climber throws a small first aid kit to another climber who is higher up the mountain. The initial velocity of the kit is 12.8 m/s at an angle of 65.7° above the horizontal. At the instant when the kit is caught, it is traveling horizontally, so its vertical speed is ... 
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A passenger plane and a jest leave at the same time from the same airport, traveling in opposite directions. The jet travels at twice the speed of the passenger plane. They are 2400 miles apart in 4 hours. Find the speed of the passenger plane and jet. 
Math
Me, again... Please help me. Thank you. Assume a plane is flying directly north at 200 mph, but there is a wind blowing west at 23 mph. Part I: Express both the velocity of the plane and the velocity of the wind as vectors, using proper notation to represent each direction of ... 
Physics
A rescue airplane is flying horizontally at a height of 3.0 km with a speed 272 m/s when it releases a package of emergency food supplies. How far horizontally in meters does the package travel while it falls before it hits the ground? 
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A rescue airplane is flying horizontally at a height of 3.0 km with a speed 272 m/s when it releases a package of emergency food supplies. How far horizontally in meters does the package travel while it falls before it hits the ground? 
conceptual physics
you are in a plane traveling due North at 325 km/hr. The plane encounters a headwind (South) wind of 50 km/hr. What is the resultant velocity of the plane? 
Physics
A plane is ﬂying horizontally with speed 152 m/s at a height 2110 m above the ground, when a package is dropped from the plane. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Neglecting air resistance,A second package is thrown downward from the plane with a vertical speed ... 
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A passenger plane and a jet leave att the same time from the same airport,traveling in opposite directions. The jet travels at twice the speed of the passenger plane. they are 2400 mi apart in 4 hours. Find the speed of the passenger plane and jet. 
Physics
An airplane dropping supplies to northern villages that are isolated by severe blizzards and cannot be reached by land vehicles. The airplane is flying at an altitude of 785m and at a constant horizontal velocity of 53.5 m/s. At what horizontal distance before the drop point ... 
Physics
An Alaskan rescue plane traveling 43 m/s drops a package of emergency rations from a height of 129 m to a stranded party of explorers. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Where does the package strike the ground relative to the point directly below where it was released... 
Physics
An Alaskan rescue plane traveling 38 m/s drops a package of emergency rations from a height of 105 m to a stranded party of explorers. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. Where does the package strike the ground relative to the point directly below where it was released? ... 
Physics
Amazon is bringing me a box of shark repellent to my small island (about a 10 m diameter). They are going to drop it as they fly overhead. The plane flies 125 m above the ground at a speed of 550 m/s. How far away from my island should they drop my supplies so that it lands on... 
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A plane needs to drop supplies off to victims of natural disasters around the world. The first stop is for flood victims but they must drop the box so it lands perfectly on a target. If they are flying at 191 m/s and are 84.0 m above the ground, what distance before the target... 
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A plane needs to drop supplies off to victims of natural disasters around the world. The first stop is for flood victims but they must drop the box so it lands perfectly on a target. If they are flying at 153 m/s and are 126 m above the ground, what distance before the target ... 
Physics
An explorer is stranded in the desert. A rescue service has located him using GPS, but can reach him only by plane. A supply package is kicked out the door of the plane while while it is flying at a speed of 61.7 m/s at an altitude of 35 m. Does the package fall straight down? 
physics
Two military jets are engaged in a dogfight. The US plane is traveling at a velocity of 22 m/s east while the Russian plane is traveling at a velocity of 19.5 m/s west. When the US pilot reports spotting the Russian plane, how fast will it say the Russian is going? 
Physics
A plane is flying horizontally with speed 215 m/s at a height 2770 m above the ground, when a package is dropped from the plane. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Neglecting air resistance, when the package hits the ground, the plane will be _________. Can anyone ... 
Science
A plane is flying horizontally with speed 215 m/s at a height 2770 m above the ground, when a package is dropped from the plane. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Neglecting air resistance, when the package hits the ground, the plane will be _________. Can anyone ... 
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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 
Precalculus
1.A plane takes off at an angle of 6 degrees traveling at the rate of 200 feet/second. If it continues on this flight apth at the same speed, how many minutes will it take to reach a n altitude of 8000 feet? 2. A plane takes off at an angle of 5 degrees. After traveling 1 mile... 
Calculus Help
A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 6 km and passes directly over a tracking telescope on the ground. When the angle of elevation is π/3, this angle is decreasing at a rate of π/3 rad/min. How fast is the plane traveling at that time? 
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A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 5 km and passes directly over a tracking telescope on the ground. When the angle of elevation is π/3, this angle is decreasing at a rate of π/3 rad/min. How fast is the plane traveling at that time? 
Physics
A 20 kg box approaches the foot of a 30 degree inclined plane with a speed of 10 m/s. the coefficient of friction between the box and the inclined plane is 0.2. (a) How far up the inclined plane will the box go? (b) If the box slides back down the inclined plane, what is its ... 
Biology
In conventional human radiological imaging (e.g., MRI, PET, CT) of the head, the axial plane is synonymous with the horizontal plane. Which of the following statements about this plane is most accurate? The axial plane is an axis of symmetry in the forebrain. The long axis of ... 
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a jetliner, traveling northward,is landing with a speed of 69m/s.once the plane touches down, it has a 750m runway in which speed is reduce to 6.1m/s. compute the avgerage acceleration (magnitude and direction) of the plane during landing. 
Physics  Kinematics
Qn: Ball 1 is launched up an inclined plane from the bottom of the plane with an initial speed that is the minimum speed for it just to reach the top of the plane. At the same moment as ball 1 is launched up the plane, Ball 2 is released from rest at the top of the plane. They... 
Physics
A 4.8‒kg block on a 39° inclined plane is acted on by a horizontal force of 46 N as shown below. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the plane is 0.33. (a) What is the acceleration of the block if it is moving up the plane? (b) With the horizontal ... 
Physics
1. A rescue plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 500 m and velocity of 300 m\s east drops a food supply packet to plane crash survivors on the ground. The packet falls freely to the ground without a parachute. Assume that the weather is perfect. a. Calculate the time it... 
Honors Physics
A plane traveling at 300.0 km/h attempts to land on a 500 m runway. The plane’s engines and brakes accelerate uniformly at –5.0 m/s2. Will the plane be able to land safely? 
Geometry/trig
A plane is flying due south at a speed of 300 mph. The wind is blowing from the west at a speed of 40 mph. Find the resultant speed of the plane and the direction of the plane 
Algebra
Airplane A travels 1400 km at a certain speed. Plane B travels 1000 km at a speed 50 km divided by h faster than plane A in 3 hrs less time. Find the speed of each plane.