# When navigating their crafts, ship captains and airplane pilots can often be seen drawing lines on a large map?

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1. ### Algebra 2

When navigating their crafts, ship captains and airplane pilots can often be seen drawing lines on a large map? A cruise ship is traveling in the Atlantic Ocean at a constant rate of 40 mi/h and is traveling 2 mi east for every 5 mi north. An oil tanker is 350 mi due north of ...
2. ### Algebra 2

When navigating their crafts, ship captains and airplane pilots can often be seen drawing lines on a large map? A cruise ship is traveling in the Atlantic Ocean at a constant rate of 40 mi/h and is traveling 2 mi east for every 5 mi north. An oil tanker is 350 mi due north of ...
3. ### Math

When navigating their crafts, ship captains and airplane pilots can often be seen drawing lines on a large map? A cruise ship is traveling in the Atlantic Ocean at a constant rate of 40 mi/h and is traveling 2 mi east for every 5 mi north. An oil tanker is 350 mi due north of ...
4. ### English 1

In "A Cub Pilot" what does the author mean when he says the Mississippi is "fickle"? A- the river provides work for many pilots B- the river is only one of the many pilots that can work. C- the river often floods, endangering the people that live near it D- the river changes ...
5. ### 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?
6. ### 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?
7. ### 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
8. ### Earth Science

A contour (topographic) map indicates that a stream is flowing across a landscape. If the stream has a constant volume, where on the map would the stream most likely have the highest velocity? a. As the stream moves across several closely spaced contour lines b. as the stream ...
9. ### algebra

a landing airplane, moving in a straight line , passes over two points (p and q) which are 300 feet apart. when the airplane is above p, as seen from Q, its angle of elevation is 60 degress, and when above Q, as seen from p, its angle of elevation is 40 degress. at what ...
10. ### 3 questions--World history

1. Horizontal lines of latitude that run across the globe are known as parallels meridians hemispheres poles 2. Which projection is most useful to sea captains? the Mercator projection the Robinson projection the Winkel Tripel projection a planar projection 3. The cardinal ...
11. ### Statistics

An engineer is going to redesign an ejection seat for an airplane. The seat was designed for pilots weighing between 140 lb and 181 lb. The new population of pilots has normally distributed weights with a mean of 146 lb and a standard deviation of 28.9 lb. A) If a pilot is ...
12. ### statistics/probability

An engineer is going to redesign an ejection seat for an airplane. The seat was designed for pilots weighing between 130 lb and 181 lb. The new population of pilots has normally distributed weights with a mean of 135 and a standard deviation of 25.1 lb. If a pilot is randomly ...
13. ### english

1.Virtual reality systems can be used to train pilots, doctors, and engineers. These systems are seen most often in video games. 2. a head-mounted display is made of a headset with a screen for each eye. the display connects to a computer. 3. a tracking device senses the eye ...
14. ### 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?
15. ### 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.
16. ### Physics

1)Consider a contour map for the region around a hilltop. a) at some point on the map, in which direction ( relative to the contour lines) is the direction of steepest ascent. b) what can you say about spacing of contour lines versus the steepness of the land?

pleaes chack my answers: what are the horizontal lines on a map called? my answer= latitudes what are the vertical lines on a map called my answer= longitudes
18. ### SS8R Question help

At its large point, how large was your Captain's business (An example or monetary) what does this question mean i thought I was suppose to talk about the captains' business
19. ### 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.?
20. ### English

1. The news about the hurricane is _____ in the newspaper. comparative form of clear) 2. My brother has seen this movie _____ than he has seen any other. (comparative form of often) 1.clearer 2.more often
21. ### Social studies**

Outline the following achievement for Francis Drake I have got: Francis Drake was one of Elizabeth's sea captains who with the other sea captains challenged the power of mighty Spain by raiding Spanish ships and settlements. He along with the other Sea Captains as well as ...
22. ### world geogarphy

The imaginary north/south lines used by geographers as references on a map are called A. lines of latitude. B. mercator projections. C. equal-area projections. D. lines of longitude.
23. ### Math (Pre-Calc)

An airplane is flying east at a constant altitude of 28,000 meters. When first seen to the east of an observer, the angle of elevation to the airplane is 71.5 degrees. After 73 seconds, the angle of elevation is 51.6 degrees. Find the speed of the airplane.
24. ### Biology

I was given a world map (flat, 1 dimensional) and instructed to identify locations of where different fossils were located. The map has longitude (east to west) and latitude (north to south) lines. My assignment is to identify on the map where the fossils are. ONe question is ...
25. ### Physics

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 ...
26. ### Math

Scott can travel from Rochester, N.Y., to New York City by bus, train, car, or airplane. He can travel from New York to London, England, by airplane or ship. 1. If Scott must return from London to New York by airplane, and from New York to Rochester by airplane, how many ways ...
27. ### Geography

Sorry to bother you again! A map that shows a man-made feature is a: A. political map B. physical map C. mercator map D. thematic map Is it A?
28. ### Geom./Trig.

an airplane flies directly overhead at 540mph. 1 minute later is seen at an angle of elevation of 34 degrees. how far did the airplane fly during that time? what is the elevation of the plane?

Carly looked at a map of her neighborhood and saw that the streets form 16 intersections. Some streets on the map were represented by horizontal lines, and some streets were vertical lines. How many streets could there be in Carly's neighborhood?
30. ### Geography

How do states establish boundaries? A. Delimit by building a wall. B. Demarcate by drawing a boundary on a map. C. Demarcate by building a wall. D. Delimit by drawing a boundary on a map. E. C & D E?
31. ### Geography and Society

What kind of map could you use to show information about a city? a. a relief map b. a population density map c. a political boundary map d. a vegetation map e. All of the above***
32. ### Calculus

An airplane is flying at 550 km/h on a heading of 080 degrees. The wind is blowing at 60 km/h from a bearing of 120 degrees. Determine the ground velocity of the airplane. I am having trouble drawing this diagram.
33. ### Geography

What kind of map could you use to show information about a city? -a relief map -a population density map -a political boundary map -a vegitation map -All of the above You can pick as many as you want, but the question is only worth one point. I think the answers are political ...
34. ### social studies

from history chapter- Crafts and industries Which industries today are seen as Modern Industries.
35. ### SS8R: Robber Baron or Captains of Industry Project

Create a PowerPoint about your Captains of Industry (min. 7 slides) I chosen Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, and Cornelius Vanderbilt for me previous assignment (that's why I ask you those questions about them). Now I have to choose ONE OF THEM to do my project. In my ...
36. ### scale drawing

given that the scale on a map is 1:0000 (a)calculate the actual distance between 2 points if the distance an map is 6.5cm (b)calculate the distance on the map that will represent an actual distance of 45km
37. ### programming

Please write a program to simulate a game called Battleship. First you need to place ships on an N by N board (1 <= N <= 1000). Every ship will occupy a 1 by k area, where k is an integer between 1 and N. The ships cannot overlap and they can only be placed vertically or...
38. ### physics

Pilots of high-performance fighter planes can be subjected to large centripetal accelerations during high-speed turns. Because of these accelerations, the pilots are subjected to forces that can be much greater than their body weight, leading to an accumulation of blood in the...
39. ### physics

The drawing shows a jet engine suspended beneath the wing of an airplane. The weight W with arrow of the engine is 11900 N and acts as shown in the drawing. In flight the engine produces a thrust T with arrow of 64500 N that is parallel to the ground. The rotational axis in ...

5. A magnetic field map shows a. the direction of the magnetic field. b. a few representational field lines. c. relative strength of the magnetic field. d. All of these choices are correct. my answer: d 6. Magnetic field lines a. can cross each other when the field is strong. ...
41. ### physics

A ship anchored at sea is rocked by waves whose crests are 21 m apart. The waves travel at 5.6 m/s. How often do the wave crests reach the ship?
42. ### LA

Hi. Ms. Sue. Can you please check my answer? 1. In "The Sky Is Low, the Clouds Are Mean". what human behavior does the snowflake display? A)It cannot make up its mind.** B)It is mean and nasty. C)It is full of complaints. D)It has trouble getting along with others. 2. Which ...
43. ### English

Can you check these few sentences, please? Thank you. 1) He is the only survivor of the shipwreck together with a Swede. 2) The ship is wrecked/He is shipwrecked. 3)He notices that the ship is not badly damaged. (if there is a shipwreck, shouldn't be the ship badly damaged?) 4...
44. ### maths

An airplane is flying at an altitude of 10,000m. The pilot sees two ships A and B. Ship A is due south of P and 22.5km away (in a direct line).Likewise ship B is due East and 40.8km from P. Find the distance between the two ships.
45. ### English

I left out this sentence. I just wanted to know if it is possible. Can you help me rephrase the second sentence, please? "Nature, however," 1) In Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Marine, nature is again personified and presented as a living being. Nature, however, is not ...

Is latitude the up and down lines on a map?Or the side to side lines? Thanks
47. ### math

There were 665 hot air balloon pilots at a hot air race . There were 1,550 more ground crew members than there were pilots. How many ground crew members than there were pilots. How many ground crew members were there?
48. ### English III

Which of the following illustrate an analysis of a theme in Herman Melville’s story “Moby Dick”? A. Captain Ahab captains a ship called the Pequod B. The mission of the crew is to seek vengeance against the whale**** C. Humans can be weak when facing nature D. The crew...
49. ### trigonometry ASAP!

an airplane is seen from an observation point on the ground at an angle of elevation of 37 degrees. it is seen from a second observation point on the ground 800 yards away from the first observation point at an angle of elevation of 65 degrees. how far is the airplane from the...
50. ### AP physics

Pilots of high-performance fighter planes can be subjected to large centripetal accelerations during high-speed turns. Because of these accelerations, the pilots are subjected to forces that can be much greater than their body weight, leading to an accumulation of blood in the...
51. ### physics

Pilots of high-performance fighter planes can be subjected to large centripetal accelerations during high-speed turns. Because of these accelerations, the pilots are subjected to forces that can be much greater than their body weight, leading to an accumulation of blood in the...
52. ### math

hey everyone can you guys please answer these 5 questions or 3 or 2 how many you want to answer I just need answers for these last 5 since I did the rest and thanks to you all because I do appreciate this. 1.The length of the driveway shown on a blueprint is 2 inches. If the ...
53. ### Algebra

Sorry for asking another question, but I don't know how to set this problem up. Ship A is due west of a lighthouse. Ship B is 12 km south of ship A. From ship B the bearing to the lighthouse is N63E. How far is ship A from the lighthouse?
54. ### math(CHECK ASNWERS)

PLEASE CHECK MY ANWERS THANKS 1.The length of the driveway shown on a blueprint is 2 inches. If the actual length of the driveway is 20 feet, what is the scale of the blueprint? 1 in. = 1 ft 1 in. = 2 ft 1 in. = 10 ft (I PICK THIS) 1 in. = 40 ft 2.Marcus built a model car that...
55. ### Math

Orienteering is a sport that involves navigating your way to a series of checkpoints with the aid of a map and compass. The goal is to find each point on the map as quickly as possible. A typical compass used for orienteering is divided into 360 degree where 0 degrees is north...
56. ### physics

the takeoff speed for a large airplane is 180 mi/hr(roughly 80m/s0 the plane is capable of accelerating at a rate of 4m/s^2 assume that the plane starts at rest determine the minimum runway length required for this plane to safely take off a smaller airplane requires a takeoff...
57. ### math- help needed badly

From a ship, two lighthouses can be seen bearing N 40 degrees E. After the ship sails at 15 knots on a course of 135 degrees for an hour and 20 mins, the two lighthouses now has a bearing of 10 degrees and 345 degrees. a) Find the distance of the ship from the latter position ...

From a ship, two lighthouses can be seen bearing N 40 degrees E. After the ship sails at 15 knots on a course of 135 degrees for an hour and 20 mins, the two lighthouses now has a bearing of 10 degrees and 345 degrees. a) Find the distance of the ship from the latter position ...

From a ship, two lighthouses can be seen bearing N 40 degrees E. After the ship sails at 15 knots on a course of 135 degrees for an hour and 20 mins, the two lighthouses now has a bearing of 10 degrees and 345 degrees. a) Find the distance of the ship from the latter position ...
60. ### Math(DifferentQuestion,SameDescription)

Orienteering is a sport that involves navigating your way to a series of checkpoints with the aid of a map and compass. The goal is to find each point on the map as quickly as possible. A typical compass used for orienteering is divided into 360 degree where 0 degrees is north...
61. ### maths

Iam stuck with this question.Please anyone help me. An airplane is flying at an altitude of 10,000m.The pilot sees two ships A and B.Ship A is due south of P and 22.5km away(in a direct line).Likewise ship B is due East and 40.8km from P. The height is 10km. Find the distance ...

Orienteering is a sport that involves navigating your way to a series of checkpoints with the aid of a map and compass. The goal is to find each point on the map as quickly as possible. A typical compass used for orienteering is divided into 360 degree where 0 degrees is north...
63. ### social studies

how to create a map and diorama 3-d model in a large pizza box ? steps to follow- show and label the landforms on both the map and diorama can be made using clay , paper , salt or any other material .
64. ### physics

the required takeoff speed for a large airplane is 180mi/hr(80m/s)the plane is capable of accelerating at a rate of 4m/s^2 assume the plane starts at rest, determine the minimum runway length required for this plane to safely take off, a smaller airplane requires a takeoff ...
65. ### geom.

Given a triangle ABC, draw straight lines from the vertex A to n points on the opposite side BC. (None of these n points can equal B or C.) Then do the same for the vertex B, drawing n lines from B to the side AC. Into how many parts do these 2n lines divide the interior of ...
66. ### math

to avoid a large shallow reef, a ship is set a course from point a and traveled 25 miles east to point b. the ship then turned a traveled 35 miles south to point c.if the ship could have gone in a straight line from point a to point c. how many miles could it have saved?
67. ### maths

A ship travels at a constant speed of 25 kilometers per hour (kph) in a straight line from port A located at position (xA, yA) = (−100,−100) to port B at (xB, yB) = (300, 100). (a) (i) Find the equation of the line of travel of the ship. (ii) Find the direction of ...
68. ### physics

If an airplane propeller rotates at 1570 rev/min while the airplane flies at a speed of 333 km/h relative to the ground, what is the linear speed of a point on the tip of the propeller, at radius 1.97 m, as seen by (a) the pilot and (b) an observer on the ground? The plane's ...
69. ### Math

1.The actual distance between two cities is 135 km the map scale is 1 cm:100 km. Find the map distance. A)13.5 B)1.35////My answer//// C)0.135 D)1350 2. On a map of New Mexico, 1 cm represents 45 km. The distance from Albuquerque to Santa Fe is 2 cm. Find the actual distance. ...
70. ### physics

An 80.9 kg astronaut is taking a space walk to work on the engines of his ship, which is drifting through space with a constant velocity. The astronaut, wishing to get a better view of the Universe, pushes against the ship and much later finds himself 30.3 m behind the ship. ...
71. ### Math

Orienteering is a sport that involves navigating your way to a series of checkpoints with the aid of a map and compass. The goal is to find each point on the map as quickly as possible. A typical compass used for orienteering is divided into 360 degree where 0 degrees is north...
72. ### algebra Please c if this is right?

Mrs. /green is randomly choosing team captains from her class of 12 girls and 10 boys. ?She draw one name from the bag, SETS IT ASIDE, and then chooses a second name. /What is the probability that both team captains are girls? I would say it is 2/7 Can someone check to see if ...
73. ### Geometry

An architectural drawing lists the scale as 1/4" = 1'. If a bedroom measures 6.75" by 4.5" on the drawing, how large is the bedroom?
74. ### Math

Scott can travel from Rochester, N.Y., to New York City by bus, train, car, or airplane. He can travel from New York to London, England, by airplane or ship. 1. How many choices for the trip from Rochester to London are there?
75. ### English 4 !

I know this is Assonance “ The ship was cheer’d, the Harbour clear’d “ Twas sad as sad could be;” But I need to know the effect of what is the tone or mood or theme in these two lines in the poem "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Im ...
76. ### English

1. Get off the ship. 2. Get out the ship 3. Get down the ship. 4. Get out of the ship. 5. Get down from the ship. =============== Which ones are the same as Sentence 1? What about the others?
77. ### History

What happened to airplane manufacturing after World War II? 1 Airplane manufacturers began producing goods for the oil industry. 2 Airplane manufacturing rebounded and produced airplanes, parts, and equipment. 3 Airplane manufacturing decreased in Texas as shipbuilding became ...
78. ### World Geography

REVIEW 1.How do lines of latitude and longitude help geographers study Earth? A. These lines show geographers the direction of Earth’s rotation around the sun. B. These lines help geographers see the difference between oceans and landforms on Earth’s surface. C. These ...
79. ### calculus

At noon, ship A is 110 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 25 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 15 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?
80. ### Calculus

At noon, ship A is 180 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 40 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 30 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?
81. ### Calculus

At noon, ship A is 150 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 35 km/h, and ship B is sailing north at 25 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 P.M.?
82. ### calculus

At noon, ship A is 150 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 25 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 20 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?
83. ### calculus

At noon, ship A is 150 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 25 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 20 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?
84. ### calc

At noon, ship A is 150 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 35 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 30 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?
85. ### calc

At noon, ship A is 150 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 35 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 30 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?
86. ### calc

At noon, ship A is 130 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 25 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 15 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?
87. ### CALCULUS

At noon, ship A is 130 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 30 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 20 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?
88. ### Calculus

At noon, ship A is 130 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 25 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 20 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?
89. ### Science--3 questions? :c

15. The___hypothesis suggests that our solar system evolved from a huge rotating cloud of dust and gas. 16. Lines of____are used to measure distances east or west of the prime meridian in degrees. 17. The major difference between a topographic map and other maps is that a ...
90. ### calculus

At noon, Ship A is 100 km west of ship B. Ship A travels south at 35 km/h. Ship B travels North at 25 km/h. At 4 pm, how fast the distance between them change?
91. ### calculus

At 1:00 p.m. ship A is 25 km due north of ship B. If ship A is sailing west at a rate of 16km/h and ship B is sailing south at 20km/h What is the first time after 3:00 p.m. that the hands of the clock are together?
92. ### Calc

At noon, ship A is 100km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing south at 30km/h and ship B is sailing north at 15km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00pm?
93. ### calculus

At midnight, ship B was 90 km due south of ship A. Ship A sailed east at 15 km/hr and ship B sailed north at 20 km/hr. At what time were they closest together?
94. ### calculus

At midnight, ship B was 90 km due south of ship A. Ship A sailed east at 15 km/hr and ship B sailed north at 20 km/hr. At what time were they closest together?
95. ### KSU

At 3 P.M, ship A is 150 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 35 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 25 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 7 P.M.? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)
96. ### Calculus

"At 9am ship A is 50 km east of ship B. Ship A is sailing north at 40km/h and ship B is sailing south at 30km/h. How fast is the distance between them changing at noon?" I never know how to set questions like this up!
97. ### ss-maps *repost* (sorry!)

What is the difference between a road map and a bird's-eye view map? A. A road map shows fewer road names than a bird's eye view map. B. A road map looks more photo-realistic than a bird's-eye view map. C. A road map shows more physical features such as trees ad buildings than...
98. ### science

what are the curved lines on a map?
99. ### science

I need to know the shortest airplane route between chicago and london using a globe and a mercator map?
100. ### Maths

At 3 pm ship A is 20 nautical miles south west of ship B. Assuming that the y- direction is north and the x-direction is east, the velocities of ships A and B can be expressed in knots in vector form as Va=(12,+5) Vb=(-8,-9) (i) Find the velocity of ship B relative to ship A