# Airplane & Radar

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### Airplane & Radar

(Airplane & Radar) An airplane is flying (horizontally) at the height of 6 km on a flight path that will take it directly over a radar tracking station (on ground). If the distance D between the plane and the radar is decreasing at a rate of 300 km/hr, find the speed of the ...

### Caculas

(Airplane & Radar) An airplane is flying (horizontally) at the height of 6 km on a flight path that will take it directly over a radar tracking station (on ground). If the distance D between the plane and the radar is decreasing at a rate of 300 km/hr, find the speed of the ...

### Science

1. A certain radar installation transmits electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength of 2.5 cm. What is the frequency of this radiation? 2. For the radar above, how many seconds will it take for a signal to reach an airplane 15 km away, and return to the radar installation

### biology

9. A certain radar installation transmits electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength of 2.5 cm. What is the frequency of this radiation? 10. For the radar in #9 above, how many seconds will it take for a signal to reach an airplane 15 km away, and return to the radar ...

### PRECALCULUS

An airplane is flying at a speed of 250 mph at an altitude of 4 miles. The plane passes directly above a radar station at time t=0. Find the distance s between the plane and the radar station after 5 minutes.

### physics

A certain radar installation tracks airplanes by transmitting electromagnetic radiation of wavelength 4.0 cm. a)Find the frequency of this radiation. b)Find the time required for a pulse of radar waves to reach an airplane 4.8 km away and return.

### physics

A radar installation that is used to track airplanes transmits electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength of 4 cm. Calculate the frequency of this radiation in Hz. Calculate the time required for a pulse of radar waves to reach an airplane 4.0 km away and return.

### Physics

3.A certain radar installation tracks airplanes by transmitting electromagnetic radiation of wavelength 3 cm. a) Show that the frequency of this radiation is 10 GHz. b) Show that the time required for a pulse of radar waves to reach an airplane 5 km away and return is 3.3 x 10...

### Pre-Calc

An airplane is flying at a speed of 250 mph at an altitude of 4 miles. The plane passes directly above a radar station at time t = 0. What is the distance s between the plane and the radar station after four minutes?

### physics

A certain radar installation used to track airplanes transmits electromagnetic radiation of wavelength 7 cm. (a) What is the frequency of this radiation, measured in billions of hertz (GHz)? __________GHz (b) What is the time required for a pulse of radar waves to reach an ...

### Math

An airplane is flying at an altitude of 6 miles and passes directly over a radar antenna. When the plane is 10 miles away, the radar detects that the distance is changing at a rate of 240 mph. what is the speed of the plane? This is an implicit differentiation problem

### pROBABILITY AND STATISTIC..HELP...................

a missile protection system consists of n radar sets operating independently each with probability .9 of defecting an aircraft entering a specified zone.all radar sets cover the same zone.if an airplane enters the same, find the probability that it will be detected if n=2 and n=4

### Calc

An airplane is flying at a speed of 350 mi/h at an altitude of one mile and passes directly over a radar station at time t=0. a) Express the horizontal distance d (in miles) that the plane has flown as a function of t. I really don't know... would it be something like d= t . a...

### Math

Can someone please go over the steps to solve this problem? I know I need to find where the tugboat intersects the radar but I'm not sure exactly how to do this. A radar buoy detects any boats within a radius of 12 miles. A tugboat starts at a location 18 miles SOUTH and 10 ...

### physics

In the figure, a radar station detects an airplane approaching directly from the east. At first observation, the airplane is at distance d1 = 350 m from the station and at angle θ1 = 31° above the horizon. The airplane is tracked through an angular change Δθ = ...

### 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 ...

### Calc

An airplane is flying at a speed of 350 mi/h at an altitude of one mile and passes directly over a radar station at time t=0. a) Express the horizontal distance d (in miles) that the plane has flown as a function of t. I really don't know... would it be something like d= t . a...

### Calculus

An airplane is flying at a speed of 350 mi/h at an altitude of one mile and passes directly over a radar station at time t=0. a) Express the horizontal distance d (in miles) that the plane has flown as a function of t. b) Express the distance s between the plane and the radar ...

### Trigonometry

You are stationed at a radar base in Warner Robins, GA and you observe an unidentified flying object at an altitude of 2000 m flying towards your radar base at an angle of 20 degrees. How far away from the radar base is that plane (hypotenuse)?

### physics

A radar antenna is tracking a satellite orbiting the earth. At a certain time, the radar screen shows the satellite to be 118 km away. The radar antenna is pointing upward at an angle of 58.2 ° above the ground. Find (a) the x and (b) the y components (in km) of the position ...

### physics

A radar antenna is tracking a satellite orbiting the earth. At a certain time, the radar screen shows the satellite to be 181 km away. The radar antenna is pointing upward at an angle of 66.2 ° above the ground. Find (a) the x and (b) the y components (in km) of the position ...

### Physics

A police radar has an effective range of 1.0 km, and a motorist's radar detector has a range of 1.9 km. The motorist is going 100km/h in a 80km/h zone when the radar detector beeps. At what rate must the motorist decelerate to avoid a speeding ticket?

### pre cal

An airplane is flying at a speed of 350 mi/h at an altitude of one mile. The plane passes directly above a radar station at time t 0. (a) Express the distance s (in miles) between the plane and the radar station as a function of the horizontal distance d (in miles) that the ...

### Calculusss heeelp plzzz

A rocket is being tracked from a radar post that is 10 km from the launch pad.the rocket arises vertically at a height of 17.32 km and then turns at an angle of 30 degrees fron the vertical directly away from the radar post .it then travels at the constant speed of 12000 km/...

### Calculus

RP^2=RQ^2 + QP^2 -2(RQ)*(QP)cosQ (1) QP = 24 (km/min) t (2) Diffentiate both sides w.r.t. the time t: 2 RP* d Rp/dt = 2 t [24 (km/min)]^2 -2(RQ)* 24 (km/min) cosQ (3) Using (1) and (2) you find out what RP is at t = 4 minutes. You plug that into (3) and solve for d Rp/dt. A ...

### MATH

A plane flying with a constant speed of 24 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 4 km and climbs at an angle of 45 degrees. At what rate, in km/min, is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 2 minutes later? Rate = km/min The vertical...

### Physics

A plane flies towards a ground-based radar dish. Radar locates the plane at a distance D = 41 km from the dish, at an angle θ = 52° above horizontal. What is the plane’s horizontal distance, DH in meters, from the radar dish??

### Calculus

A radar antenna is located on a ship that is 4km from a straight shore. It is rotating at 32rev/min. How fast does the radar beam sweep along the shore when the angle between the beam and the shortest distance to the shore is pi/4? Let's say that the shoreline is y, are we ...

### physics

b. If you are cruising down the road at 50 mph and a policeman with a radar gun (wavelength 1 cm) reflects radar light off your bumper, what wavelength of radar light does he get back? Assume the policeman is stationary, and you are moving towards him. Light that gets ...

### science

(a) An airplane flies at constant speed along a straight line at an angle of 30' with the horizontal. The weight of the airplane is 80000 N and its engine provides a thrust of 100000 N in the direction of flight. Determine the lift force perpendicular to the airplane's wings ...

### Maths

A port has two radar stations at P and Q which are 20 km apart.The radar at P is set to a range of 20 km,whilst the radar at Q is set to a range of 15 km. a)draw a scale diagram to show the above information b)Shade the region in which a ship must be sailing if it is only ...

### Maths-Geometry(Loci)

A port has two radar stations at P and Q which are 20 km apart.The radar at P is set to a range of 20 km,whilst the radar at Q is set to a range of 15 km. a)draw a scale diagram to show the above information b)Shade the region in which a ship must be sailing if it is only ...

### Math

An airplane is at an altitude of 10 km. You spot the airplane at an angle of 55 degrees . How far away Is the airplane directly from you? Give your answer to the nearest kilometre.

### physics

An airplane of mass 1.6 x 10^4 kg is moving at 58 m/s. The pilot then revs up the engine so that the forward thrust by the air around the propeller becomes 7.0 x 10^4 N. If the force exerted by air resistance on the body of the airplane has a magnitude of 6.0 x 10^4 N, find ...

### Physics

A ship is first seen on a radar screen to be 9 km east of the radar site. Some time later, the ship is at 18 km northwest. What is the displacement of the ship from the first location?

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Your Open QuestionShow me another » Calculuss homeworrk heelp? A rocket is being tracked from a radar post that is 10 km from the launch pad.the rocket arises vertically at a height of 17.32 km and then turns at an angle of 30 degrees fron the vertical directly away from the ...

### physics

A plane is found by radar to be flying 5.9 km above the ground. The angle of elevation from the radar to the plane is 78.6°. Ten seconds later, the plane is directly over the station. Find the speed of the plane, assuming that it is flying level.

### calculus help.Pleaseee(thankyou guys for helping

Your Open QuestionShow me another » Calculuss homeworrk heelp? A rocket is being tracked from a radar post that is 10 km from the launch pad.the rocket arises vertically at a height of 17.32 km and then turns at an angle of 30 degrees fron the vertical directly away from the ...

### calculus

A plane flying with a constant speed of 23 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 5 km and climbs at an angle of 35 degrees. At what rate, in km/min is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 7 minutes later?

### Calculus

A plane flying with a constant speed of 24 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 8 km and climbs at an angle of 20 degrees. At what rate, in km/min, is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 2 minutes later?

### math

A plane flying with a constant speed of 14 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 7 km and climbs at an angle of 35 degrees. At what rate, in km/min, is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 5 minutes later?

### Calculus

A plane flying with a constant speed of 4 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 5 km and climbs at an angle of 45 degrees. At what rate, in km/min is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 4 minutes later?

### math

Airport Surveillance Radar (ASR) tracks planes in circular region around an airport. What is the circumference covered by the radar if the diameter of the circular region is 120 nautical miles? Round your answer to the nearest unit. (C=Pi x d) Pi= 3.14

### Physics

An airplane of mass 1.3 104 kg is moving at 64 m/s. The pilot then revs up the engine so that the forward thrust by the air around the propeller becomes 7.2 104 N. If the force exerted by air resistance on the body of the airplane has a magnitude of 4.0 104 N, find the speed ...

### Physics

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 110000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 70 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.76. What is the greatest...

### Physics

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 122000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 95 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.74. What is the greatest...

### Physics

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 122000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 95 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.74. What is the greatest...

### physics 1 please help!

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 106000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 77 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.99. What is the greatest...

### physics 1 please help!

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 106000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 77 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.99. What is the greatest...

### science

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 106,000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 77 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.82. What is the ...

### physics

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 104,000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 93 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.78. What is the ...

### Physics

A woman in a car on a level road sees an airplane traveling in the same direction that is climbing at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. By driving 110 km/h she is able to stay directly below the airplane. What is the airplane's velocity?

### physics

When an airplane is in level flight, its weight is balanced by a verticallift, which is a force exerted by the air. How large is the lift on an airplane in such flight if the mass ofthe airplane is 1.20 x 10 cubed kg.?

### Algebra 2. Please Help Someone!!

an airplane's altitude is 100 feet as it descents for a landing on a runway whose touchdown is 5000 ft away. Let the x-axis represent the ground and the y-axis represent the airplane's altitude. What is the slope of the airplane's descent? What is the y-intercept of the ...

### calculus

a rocket is launched vertically and travels at 100 meters per second. a tracking radar is 500 meters from the launch site. when the rocket is 800 meters high, how fast must the radar antenna tilt( in radians) in order to track the rocket?

### Phyics

A ship is first seen on a radar screen to be 13 km east of the radar site. Some time later, the ship is at 16 km northwest. What is the displacement of the ship from the first location it is seen at?

### Physics

A ship is first seen on a radar screen to be 9 km east of the radar site. Some time later, the ship is 18 km northwest. What is the displacement of the ship from the first location it is seen at?

### Physics

A ship is first seen on a radar screen to be 9 km east of the radar site. Some time later, the ship is at 18km northwest. What is the displacement of the ship from the first location it is seen at? 25.2 km (INSERT ANGLE HERE?!?) degrees north of west

### Physics

A certain airplane has a speed of 336.8 km/h and is diving at an angle of θ = 32.0° below the horizontal when the pilot releases a radar decoy (see the figure). The horizontal distance between the release point and the point where the decoy strikes the ground is d = 614 ...

### Physical Science

an airplane is flying at 600km/h at an altitude of 2.0km. When the sound of the airplane's engines seems to someone on the ground to be coming from directly overhead, how far away is she from being directly below the airplane?

### Trigonometry

A ship is passing through the island of corregidor. At its closest point of approach radar determine that it is 2,400 m away. Later the radar determines that it is 2,650 m away . a.)By what angle did the ship's bearing from corregidor change ? b.)How far did the ship travel ...

### calculas

A plane flying with a constant speed of 19 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 4 km and climbs at an angle of 25 degrees. At what rate is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 3 minutes later? The distance is increasing at

### CALCULUS

A plane, flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 km and a speed of 500 km/hr, passes directly over a radar station. find the rate in km/hr at which the distance from the plane to the station is changing when it is 2 km away from the radar station. Hint: this is not a max/min ...

### Trigonometry

An airplane is sighted at the same time by two ground observers who are 2 miles apart and both directly west of the airplane. They report the angles of elevation as 11˚ and 20˚. How high is the airplane? Round to the nearest hundredth of a mile.

### physics

A 12 000-kg airplane launched by a catapult from an aircraft carrier is accelerated from 0 to 200 km/h in 3 s. (a) How many times the acceleration of gravity is the airplane’s acceleration? (b) What is the average force that the catapult exerts on the airplane?

### physics

Two cars both start from rest and have the same constant acceleration. When radar is used to measure the velocity of each car, car A is found to be moving twice as fast as car B. At the instant the radar is used, car A has a displacement that is ______ times as great as the ...

### physics

An airplane is flying NW with a ground speed of 600 Km/h. If a 125 Km/h wind from the W suddenly hits the airplane, find the airplane's new speed and direction relative to the ground.

### Physics

A 12000 kg airplane launched by a catapult from an aircraft carrier is accelerated from 0 to 200 km/h in 3 s. (a) How many times the acceleration due to gravity is the airplane's acceleration? (b) What is the average force the catapult exerts on the airplane?

### Math

Segment XY represents the path of an airplane that passes through the coordinates (2,1) and (4,5). What is the slope of a line that represents the path of another airplane that is traveling parallel to the first airplane? a. -2 b. - 1/2 c. 1/2 d. 2

### Math

Segment XY represents the path of an airplane that passes through the coordinates (2,1) and (4,5). What is the slope of a line that represents the path of another airplane that is traveling parallel to the first airplane? a. -2 b. - 1/2 c. 1/2 d. 2

### math

Tia was flying her model airplane. It took the airplane 5 seconds to go 90 feet. What was the average rate of speed of the model airplane, in feet per second?

### physics

An airplane of mass 1.5x10^4kg is moving at 60m/s. The pilot then revs up the engine so that the forward thrust of the propeller becomes 7.5x10^4 N, find the speed of airplane after it has traveled 500m. Assume that the airplane is in level flight through this motion.

### physics

A 20000 kg airplane takes off by traveling 300 m down a runway while the engines exert a continuous force of 4000 N.(a) Calculate the change in kinetic energy of the airplane during takeoff.(b) Determine the speed of the airplane as it leaves the runway.

### 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 ...

### math

an airplane is flying at a constant altitude of 28000 meters. when first seen to the east of the observer, the angle to the airplane is 71.5 degrees. after 73 seconds, the angle of elevation is 51.6 degrees. find the speed of the airplane.

### crim j

Defendant A was suspected of selling stolen property from his dorm room. An undercover campus police officer knocked on Defendant A’s door. And when answer, asked for an affordable radar detector. In response, defendant A said that he just got two new ones last night. While ...

### Calculus

A plane flying with a constant speed of 5 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 4 km and climbs at an angle of 35 degrees. At what rate, in km/min is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 10 minutes later? I got it down to [250-20cos...

### calculus

shortly after taking off, a plane is climbing at an angle of 30° and traveling at a constant speed of 640 ft/sec as it passes over a ground radar tracking station. At that instant of time, the altitude of the plane is 1000 ft. How fast is the distance between the plane and ...

### math

Sue is in an airplane which travels at a constant 300 kilometers per hour. The angle of climb of the airplane is 30 ∘. How long (in seconds) would it take from takeoff, before the airplane reaches 3000 meters, when Sue can access Wifi and work on the rest of the weekly ...

### Physics

A airplane has a speed of 290 km/h and is driving at an angle of 30 degrees below the horizontal when the pilot releasese a radar decoy. The horizontal distance between the release point and where the decoy hits the ground is 700m. a) How long is the decoy in the air? b) How ...

### Calc

A plane that is flying horizontally at an altitude of 6 kilometers and a speed of 680 kilometers per hour passes directly over a radar station. How fast is the distance between the plane and the radar station increasing when the distance between the two is 9 kilometers

### calculus

A plane that is flying horizontally at an altitude of 6 kilometers and a speed of 570 kilometers per hour passes directly over a radar station. How fast is the distance between the plane and the radar station increasing when the distance between the two is 14 kilometers

### physics

An airplane starts from rest at the end of a runway and accelerates at a constant rate. In the first second, the airplane travels 1.11 m. What is the speed of the airplane at the end of the second second?

### physics

A student observes an airplane fly overhead with a constant velocity parallel to the x-axis at a height of 7.60 × 103 m. At time t = 0 the airplane is directly above the student, the vector P~ o = 7.60 × 103ˆj m describes the position on the airplane with respect to the ...

### Ap Physics 1

The 1800 kg tractor exerts a force of 1.75 104 N backward on the pavement, and the system experiences forces resisting motion that total 2400 N. If the acceleration is 0.210 m/s2, what is the mass of the airplane? (b) Calculate the force exerted by the tractor on the airplane...

### Ap Physics 1

The 1800 kg tractor exerts a force of 17500N backward on the pavement, and the system experiences forces resisting motion that total 2400 N. If the acceleration is 0.210 m/s2, what is the mass of the airplane? (b) Calculate the force exerted by the tractor on the airplane, ...

### calculus

A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 mi and a speed of 500 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 2 mi away from the station. I drew a diagram and figured out I need to ...

### Math. Help Thanks!

Hot dogs and Hamburgers: 1.) The caterer for your class picnic charges $1 for each hotdog and $2 for each hamburger. You have $48 to spend. Write a model that shows the different numbers of hot dogs and hamburgers that you could purchase... 2.) Airplane landing: An Airplane's ...

### college

Defendant A was suspected of selling stolen property from his dorm room. An undercover campus police officer knocked on Defendant A’s door. And when answer, asked for an affordable radar detector. In response, defendant A said that he just got two new ones last night. While ...

### trig

A ship is passing through the island of corregidor. at its closest point of approach, Corregidor radar determines that it is 2, 400 meters away. Later, the radar determines that it is 2, 650 meters away. a.) By what angle did the ship's bearing from corregidor change? b.) How ...

### relative velocity

A radar antenna is tracking a satellite orbiting the earth. At a certain time, the radar screen shows the satellite to be 159km away. The radar antenna is pointing upward at an angle of 59.3 from the ground.Fine the x and y components(in km) of the position of the satellite ...

### Calculus

Oblique tracking. A ship leaves port traveling southwest at a rate of 12 mi/hr. at noon, the ship reaches its closest approach to a radar station, which is on the shor 1.5 miles from the port. if the ship maintains its speed and course, what is the rate of change of the ...

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An airplane ✈ makes a turn which has a banking curve of 30° to the horizontal with a radius 5m, in 10sec, what is the mass of the airplane, if it has a force of 500N. The power the plane travelled with, and what's the speed of the airplane when it made its turn?? Plz show ...

### SOMEONE HELP PLEASE..DUE AT MIDNIGHT

Hot dogs and Hamburgers: 1.) The caterer for your class picnic charges $1 for each hotdog and $2 for each hamburger. You have $48 to spend. Write a model that shows the different numbers of hot dogs and hamburgers that you could purchase... 2.) Airplane landing: An Airplane's ...

### Physics

Meteorologists track a storm using radar. The radar shows a storm centered 30km west of town. Ninety minutes later, it's 30km north of town. Let the +x-axis point east and the +y-axis north. Assuming the storm moved with constant velocity, find that velocity.

### Physics

A model airplane with a mass of 0.748 kg is tethered by a wire so that it flies in a circle 30.2 m in radius. The airplane engine provides a net thrust of 0.806 N perpendicular to the tethering wire. (a) Find the torque the net thrust produces about the center of the circle. N...

### Calculus

A rocket is launched into the air verically is tracked by a radar station on the ground 3 km from the launch site. What is the veritcal speed of the rocket at the instant when the distance from the radar station is 5 km and this distance is increasing at a rate of 5 000km/hr...

### math

From the top of the control tower 250 m tall, an airplane is sighted on the ground below. If the airplane is 170 m from the base of the tower, find the angle of depression of the airplane from the top of the control tower.

### Math

A model airplane is shot up from a platform 1 foot above the ground with an initial upward velocity of 56 feet per second. The height of the airplane above ground after t seconds is given by the equation h=-16t^+56t+1, where h is the height of the airplane in feet and t is the...