A bird is flying 30 mph in a direction 30 degrees south of east. Affecting the flight of the bird is a wind blowing from the northeast to the southwest at a speed of 10 mph. What is the resulting

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  1. Physics

    A 3.70 kg bird is flying past a tree that has a 4.70 kg chipmunk in it. The chipmunk decides to jump on the bird so he can fly too. As the bird is flying past the tree, the chipmunk leaps off at 8.00 m/s in the same direction the bird is flying and lands

  2. Physics

    The wind is blowing from west to east at 35 mph and an eagle in that wind in flying at 22 mph relative to the air what is the velocity of this eagle realtive to a person standing on the ground if the eagle is flying (a) from west to east relative to the

  3. Physics-ASAP

    A plane has an airspeed of 200 {mph}. The pilot wishes to reach a destination 600 {mi} due east, but a wind is blowing at 50 {mph} in the direction 30 degrees north of east. a)In what direction must the pilot head the plane in order to reach her

  4. Trig/Pre-Calc

    A bird is flying 30 mph in a direction 30 degrees south of east. Affecting the flight of the bird is a wind blowing from the northeast to the southwest at a speed of 10 mph. What is the resulting speed of the bird?

  5. Physics

    A jogger runs 145m. in a direction 20.0 degrees east of north (displacement of vector A) and then 105m. in a direction 35.0 degrees south of east (displacement of vector B). Using components, determine the magnitude and direction of the resultant vector C

  6. Physics

    A jet airliner moving initially at 369 mph (with respect to the ground) to the east moves into a region where the wind is blowing at 985 mph in a direction 69◦ north of east. What is the new speed of the aircraft with respect to the ground? Answer in

  7. Physics

    What is the magnitude of the resultant velocity for a bird flying first at a speed of 10m/s North East and then flying to south at a speed of 8m/s?

  8. Physics

    Canadian geese migrate essentially along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to about 100 km/h. If one such bird is flying at 100 km/h relative to the air, but there is a 38.0km/h wind blowing

  9. 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?

  10. Trig

    An airplane is flying on a compass heading (bearing) of 340 degrees at 325 mph. A wind is blowing with the bearing 320 degrees at 40 mph. Find the component form of the velocity of the airplane. then find the actual ground speed and direction of the plane

  11. Math

    If you are flying to a city 400 miles away, what will be the difference in flight times between flying into a 40-mph headwind and flying with a 40-mph tailwind if the plane's maximum speed with no wind is 160 mph?

  12. Math

    an airplane is flying a compass of 340 degrees at 325 mph. A wind is blowing with the bearing 300 degrees at 30 mph. Find the component form of the velocity, and find the actual ground speed and direction of the plane.

  13. Physics

    A 325 kg boat is sailing 15.0 degrees north of east at a speed of 2.00 m/s. Thirty seconds later, it is sailing 35.0 degrees north of east at a speed of 4.00 m/s. During this time three forces act on the boat: a 31.0 N force directed 15.0 degrees north of

  14. Trig/PreCalc

    An airplane is flying on a compass heading of 160 degrees at 425 mph. A wind is blowing with the bearing 200 degrees at 75 mph. Find the actual speed and direction of the airplane.

  15. math

    If you are flying to a city 800 miles away, what will be the difference in flight times between flying into a 40-mph headwind and flying with a 40-mph tailwind if the plane's maximum speed with no wind is 160 mph?

  16. math

    The cruising speed of a Boeing 767 in still air is 530 mph. Suppose that a 767 is cruising directly east when it encounters an 80 mph wind blowing 40 degrees south of west. Sketch the vectors for the velocities of the airplane and the wind. Express both

  17. word problem

    An airplane is flying with a heading of 60 degrees east of north at 450 mph. A wind is blowing at 37 mph from the north. Find the plane's ground speed to the nearest mph and direction to the nearest degree. Thanks.

  18. math

    How long will it take a bird traveling at an average speed of 12 mph to travel 202 miles while flying south for the winter

  19. Calculus

    A plane traveling 500 mph (called airspeed) in the direction 120 degrees encounters a wind of 80 mph in the direction of 45 degrees. What is the resultant direction of the plane (in degrees)?

  20. physics

    An unsuspecting bird is coasting along in an easterly direction at 4.00 mph when a strong wind from the south imparts a constant acceleration of 0.300 m/s2. If the acceleration from the wind lasts for 2.70 s, find the magnitude, r, and direction, θ, of

  21. Physics

    An explorer in the dense jungles of equatorial Africa leaves his hut. He takes 41 steps at an angle 45∘ north of east, then 81 steps at an angle 60∘ north of west, then 49 steps due south. Assume his steps all have equal length. Save him from becoming

  22. Physics

    A hiker follows a route that consists of three displacement vectors A, B, and C. Vector A is along a measured trail and is 1550 meters in a direction 25 degrees north of east. The direction of Vector B is 41 degrees east of south, and the direction of

  23. Physics 1

    A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.45 km due east, 0.80 km due south, and 2.05 km in a direction 43.0° north of west. The time required for this trip is 2.50 h. (a) Determine the magnitude and direction (relative to due west) of the bird

  24. 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

  25. 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

  26. Mechanics & hydromechanics

    Three forces pulling on a body are in equilibrium. The direction of one is due south, the direction of another is 80 degrees east of north, and the third force acts in the direction of 35 degrees west of north. If the magnitude of southerly force is 38 N,

  27. Physics

    while surveying a cave, a spelunker follows a passge 180m straight west, then 210 m in a direction 45 degrees east of south and then 280m at 30.0 degrees east of north. After a fourth unmeasured displacement, she finds herself back where she started. Use

  28. Physics

    A jet airliner moving initially at 915 mph (with respect to the ground) to the east moves into a region where the wind is blowing at 319 mph in a direction 78◦ north of east. What is the new speed of the aircraft with respect to the ground? Answer in

  29. calculus

    Multiple choice: An airplane flying due east at 539 mph in still air, encounters a 61-mph tail wind acting in the direction 45 degrees north of east. The airplane holds its compass heading but because of the wind acquires a new ground speed and direction.

  30. Math

    An airplane is flying in a direction of 65 degrees at 450 mph. A wind is blowing in a direction of 20 degrees at 35 mph. Find the actual speed and direction of the plane.

  31. physics

    A duck has a mass of 2.10 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.110 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.240 N in a direction of 47.0° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity

  32. physics

    A duck has a mass of 2.70 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.130 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.210 N in a direction of 52.0 ° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity

  33. math

    If you are flying to a city 800 miles away, what will be the difference in flight times between flying into a 40-mph headwind and flying with a 40-mph tailwind if the plane's maximum speed with no wind is 160 mph?

  34. physics

    A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.45 km due east, 0.60 km due south, and 2.70 km in a direction 37.0° north of west. The time required for this trip is 4.00 h. (a) Determine the magnitude and direction (relative to due west) of the bird

  35. physics 213

    A duck has a mass of 2.80 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.120 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.190 N in a direction of 48.0 ° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity

  36. Physics

    A duck has a mass of 2.3 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.08 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.21 N in a direction of 55° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the

  37. trig

    a ship starts from port at a bearing of South 32 degrees East. It travels 8 miles in this direction before turning to a bearing of North 14 degrees East. It travels 15 miles in this direction, before finally turning to a bearing of South 72 degrees East

  38. Pre calculus

    A plane is headed due south with an airspeed of 190 mph. A wind from the direction of S 40 degrees W is blowing at 30 mph. Find the groundspeed of the plane, rounded to the nearest whole number

  39. Precalculus

    I tried doing this problem, but I still don't understand it at all... Pilot Reem Ahmad's flight plan has her leaving Dulles International Airport and flying a Boeing 727 due east at 450 mph. There is a 65 mph wind with the bearing 60 degrees. a. Determine

  40. English

    1. He was flying above the clouds. 2. He was flying over the clouds. (Are both the same in meaning?) 3. The bird is flying to the south above the clouds. 4. The bird is flying to the south over the clouds. (Is there any diferences between them?) 5. The

  41. Physics

    a plane has an airspeed of 200 mph. the pilot wants to reach a destination 600 miles east but a wind is blowing 50 mph 30 degrees North of East. What direction must the pilot head the plane in order to reach the destination? I asked my Lab T.A. and she

  42. Vectors

    A person walks in the following pattern: 4.8 km north, then 1.3 km west, and finally 1.5 km south. Construct the vector diagram that represents this motion and from it judge how far and in what direction a bird would fly in a straight line from the same

  43. Honors Trig.

    A plane is flying at a speed and direction of 550 mph, 25 degrees north of west. There is a wind of 28 mph, at an angle of 19 degrees south of the east direction. How fast is the plane actually flying? What direction is the plane traveling?

  44. math

    A bird is flying southward at a rate of 480 mph. There is an east wind blowing at 60 mph. What is the new speed and direction of flight of the bird?

  45. Trig

    A plane is flying at 240 mph heading North 60 degrees East. The wind is blowing at South 30 degrees East at 30 mph. What is the largest and smallest angles?

  46. Physics

    A bird wants to rech its nest that is located 53 meters (35 degrees south of west) from where it is perched. If the maximum speed that the bird can fly with respect to the air is 12m/s and there is a wind blowing from a direction of east 35 degrees south

  47. PHYSICS

    an arctic flying to antarctica encounters a storm. The term changes direction to fly around the storn. if the tern flies 46 km at 15degrees south of east , 22 km at 13 degrees east of south , and finally 14km at 14 degrees west of south what is the tern's

  48. physics

    A bird wants to rech its nest that is located 53 meters (35 degrees south of west) from where it is perched. If the maximum speed that the bird can fly with respect to the air is 12m/s and there is a wind blowing from a direction of east 35 degrees south

  49. 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

  50. 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

  51. 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

  52. Trig

    The problem is: an airplane is flying in the direction 120 degrees with an airspeed of 320 mph, and a 35 mph wind is blowing in the direction 60 degrees. The question ask to find the true course and the ground speed. To solve the problem I have done this:

  53. physics

    Relative to the air, a jet is flying 230 mph due North. But if the wind is blowing 130 mph at 32 degrees north of east, then what is the velocity of the jet relative to the ground? 1. magnitude 2.direction

  54. Pre calc

    A boat is going 30 mph with a direction of 100 degrees east of north. The water current is 15 mph with a direction of 22 mph. What is the magnitude of boat and direction

  55. physics

    Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to

  56. physics

    Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to

  57. physics

    Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to

  58. Honors Trig

    a plane is flying in the direction of 190 degrees with an air speed of 400 mph. Its course and ground speed are 200 degrees and 350 mph respectively. What is the speed and direction of the wind?

  59. Physics

    An airplane traveling at 200 mph in a direction of 40 degrees north of east encounters a wind blowing east at 50.0 mph. Find the velocity of the plane measured from the ground.

  60. math

    An airplane leaves Skyharbor airport at 8:30 PM. His average flight speed is 585 mph. He travels at 43 degrees east of north. The first half of his flight he encounters a cross wind of 72 mph at a direction of 70 degrees west of north. The second half of

  61. Physics

    Vectors and Scalars Graph 1. determine the total distance traveled and the displacement made. A. 5.0 km 15 degrees east of north B. 5.0 km 20 degrees east of south C. 5.0 km east D. 5.0 km 30 degrees south of west E. 5.0 km 20 degrees east of south F. 5.0

  62. math

    an airplane flies at 150 mph and heads N 30 degrees east. A 40 mph wind blows it in the direction S 30 degrees E. What is the planes resultant velocity

  63. physics

    Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to

  64. physics

    A particle is acted upon a body by the following forces: 55N Towards East,45N inclined at(E 80 Degrees Towards North East),50N Towards North East, 60N inclined at (E 20 Degrees towards South of West),40N Towards South. Determine the magnitude and direction

  65. trig

    A plane is flying due south at a speed of 192 mph. a wind is blowing in at 53 degrees at 13 mph. what is the bearing of the plane?

  66. 12 Grade Physics

    A bird accelerates from 15 m/s,north to 25 m/s,south in 8 seconds. A)What is the bird's acceleration vector? B) How far and in what direction does the bird travel in this interval? C) What is the bird's average velocity?

  67. Pre calc

    A boat is going 30 mph. It's direction is 100 degrees east of north. The water current is 15 mph and has a direction of 22 degrees east of north. Find the magnitude, and direction of boat.( with water current)

  68. physics

    a plane needs to fly at 40 degrees n of e when flying through a wind that blows 80 mph @ 70 degrees S of E. If the plane goes 320 mph in still air in what direction should the plane aim?

  69. 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

  70. trig

    A plane is flying 225 mph heading South 25°West. The wind is blowing South 80°East at 60 mph. What is the bearing of the plane? What is the smallest angle of the triangle? What is the largest angle of the triangle? What is the remaining angle of the

  71. PHYSICS (VECTOR)

    A plane is flying due South (270º) at 474.8 km/h. A wind blows from West to East (0°) at 46 km/h. Find the direction of the plane's travel. Report your answer in degrees from 0° as a reference.

  72. 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

  73. Math

    An airplane is going 300 mph at a bearing of N 55 degrees E. The wind is blowing 30 mph due East. What is the actual speed and direction of the plane?

  74. Physics

    Forces of 11.3N north, 19.1N east, and 14.5N south are simultaneously applied to a 4.12kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the magnitude of its acceleration? What is the direction of the acceleration in degrees? (Take east to be 0 degrees and

  75. pre-cal

    a pilot wants to fly on a bearing of 66.4 degrees. by flying due east, he finds that a 57-mph wind, blowing from the south, puts him on course. Find the airspeed of the plane. Sketch this. He flys east unknown speed. The plane goes at 66.4, unknown speed.

  76. Physics

    Forces of 11.5 N north, 20.4 N east, and 15.7 N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.74 kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the direction of the acceleration in degrees? (Take east to be 0 degrees and counterclockwise to be positive.)

  77. precalculus

    a plane is heading 60 degrees east of south at 180 km/hr. a 50 km/hr wind blows in the direction of 25 degrees west of south. find the resultant velocity and bearing.

  78. Science

    Two tugboat A and B tow alarge boat in an easterly direction the cable which are connected to A and B respectectively make angles of 45 degrees north of east and 30 degrees south of east to the direction of motion (question it the tension fa is equal to

  79. phasics

    A bird is flying south for the winter and flies a total of 8,000 miles in 4 days. What is the velocity of the bird?

  80. Physics

    A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 1.13 km due east, 1.01 km due south, and 3.95 km in a direction 49.8 ° north of west. The time required for this trip is 1.965 h. Determine the magnitudes of the bird watcher's (a) displacement and (b)

  81. Physics HELP!!

    Forces of 11.1N north, 19.9N east, and 14.0N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.62kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the magnitude of its acceleration? b) What is the direction of the acceleration in degrees? (Take east to be 0 degrees and

  82. Physics

    A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 1.07 km due east, 0.533 km due south, and 4.62 km in a direction 50.1 ° north of west. The time required for this trip is 1.451 h. Determine the magnitudes of the bird watcher's (a) displacement and (b)

  83. Physics

    A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 1.10 km due east, 0.624 km due south, and 1.09 km in a direction 18.2 ° north of west. The time required for this trip is 1.046 h. Determine the magnitudes of the bird watcher's (a) displacement and (b)

  84. PHYYYYYSICS 5

    Two trucks driven by Abby and Brian start at the same position and take off in different directions in an open field. Abby is traveling at a speed of 40 mph in a direction 30° south of west. Brian is traveling at a speed of 56 mph in a direction 75°

  85. physics

    A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.744 km due east, 0.925 km due south, and 3.97 km in a direction 18.3 ° north of west. The time required for this trip is 1.765 h. Determine the magnitudes of the bird watcher's (a) displacement and (b)

  86. physics

    A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.544 km due east, 0.925 km due south, and 3.58 km in a direction 17.3 ° north of west. The time required for this trip is 1.957 h. Determine the magnitudes of the bird watcher's (a) displacement and (b)

  87. Physics

    A boat is traveling with a speed 7.2 mph over the water and at a direction of 87 degrees counterclockwise from east. The river itself is flowing east at 4.9 mph relative to its bank. What is the speed of the boat relative to the river bank to the nearest

  88. Physics

    A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.35 km due east, 0.65 km due south, and 2.05 km in a direction 31.0° north of west. The time required for this trip is 3.50 h. Determine the magnitude and direction (relative to due west) of the bird

  89. Physics

    Forces of 10.6 N north, 20.8 N east, and 14.3 N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.76 kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the magnitude of its acceleration? What is the direction of the acceleration in degrees? (Take east to be 0 degrees and

  90. physics ..PLEASE HELP ASSIGN DUE SOON :(

    Forces of 11.1N north, 19.9N east, and 14.0N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.62kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the magnitude of its acceleration? I already did this part and i got 5.56 m/s^2 BUT PLEASE HELP ME WITH part b!! b)What is

  91. Precalculus

    Pilot Reem Ahmad's flight plan has her leaving Dulles International Airport and flying a Boeing 727 due east at 450 mph. There is a 65 mph wind with the bearing 60 degrees. a. Determine the compass heading that Reem should follow. b. Determine the

  92. Physics

    Forces of 10.4 N north, 19.7 N east, and 15.3 N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.73 kg mass as it rests on an air table. a)What is the magnitude of its acceleration? b)What is the direction of the acceleration in degrees? (Take east to be 0 degrees

  93. physics

    A jogger follows this route every morning. Assume each segment is a straight line. A= 1000m due south B= 500m at 53 degrees east of south C= 400m due east What is the jogger's displacement from start to end including magnitude and direction?

  94. Math

    Bird flies 80m east, then 60m south, then straight up In to sky for 30m. A)at this point how far is bird from his nest?

  95. physics 111

    A bicycle travels 3.2 km due east in 0.10 h, then 5.6 km at 15.0° east of north in 0.11 h, and finally another 3.2 km due east in 0.10 h to reach its destination. The time lost in turning is negligible. What is the average velocity for the entire trip? i

  96. Physics

    A person walks in the following pattern: 2.8 km north, then 2.7 km west, and finally 6.9 km south. Construct the vector diagram that represents this motion and from it judge how far and in what direction a bird would fly in a straight line from the same

  97. calc 3

    A pilot is flying a Cessna airplane at 180 mph (airspeed).He would like to fly in the direction N45W, but there is a 32 mph wind in the S60W direction.What direction should the pilot set his course for in order to fly along his desired track? What will his

  98. calculus 3

    A pilot is flying a Cessna airplane at 180 mph (airspeed).He would like to fly in the direction N45W, but there is a 32 mph wind in the S60W direction.What direction should the pilot set his course for in order to fly along his desired track? What will his

  99. calculus 3

    A pilot is flying a Cessna airplane at 180 mph (airspeed).He would like to fly in the direction N45W, but there is a 32 mph wind in the S60W direction.What direction should the pilot set his course for in order to fly along his desired track? What will his

  100. Math

    find the velocity and direction of flight of a plane that is headed at 126 degrees with a ground speed of 215 mph in a 34 mi wind from south 36 degrees west

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