# 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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1. ## Physics

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
2. ## Physics

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
3. ## physics

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
4. ## physics

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
5. ## Physics - HELP

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
6. ## Physics

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
7. ## Physics

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
8. ## Physics

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
9. ## physics

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
10. ## AP physics

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?
11. ## Physics

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
12. ## physics

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
13. ## science

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?
14. ## Physics

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?
15. ## physics

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?
16. ## physics

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
17. ## Physics

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
18. ## Science

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
19. ## Physics

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
20. ## physics

plane traveling 200 km/hr with supplies for people 110 meters below. how many second before do they have to drop the supplies
21. ## physics

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
22. ## Physics

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
23. ## 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
24. ## physics

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
25. ## physics

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?
26. ## physics

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
27. ## Physics

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
28. ## physics

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
29. ## physics

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?
30. ## Physics

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?
31. ## physics

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
32. ## Physics

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
33. ## Physics

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
34. ## physics

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
35. ## St. Andrews

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
36. ## Physics

You hear the sonic boom of a high-speed 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
37. ## Physics- Projectile motion

Hi guys, Im not one to ask for help but i missed ALOT of school because I got sick and I was wondering if anyone could solve three problems for me and help me out! Thanks in advance ! Problem 1- A plane is dropping a supply of coconuts to survivors of the
38. ## 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?
39. ## math

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
40. ## 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
41. ## algebra

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?
42. ## 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 .
43. ## 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 -6.89 m/s^2 and the initial plane horizontal
44. ## Science

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 ultra-light aircraft travelling north at 30 km/hr encounters a 40 km/hr crosswind. After explaining to him that a
45. ## physics

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?
46. ## 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 -6.89 m/s2 and the initial plane horizontal
47. ## 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 .
48. ## physics PLEASE HELP!

The pilot of an airplane traveling 250km/h wants to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 190m below.
49. ## Math

Plane A leaves the airport. One hour later, Plane B leaves the same airport on the same course. It catches up to Plane A in 2.5 hours. The average speed of Plane B is 300km/h faster than Plane A. Find the speed of each plane.
50. ## 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
51. ## 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 ultra-light aircraft travelling north at 30 km/hr encounters a 40 km/hr crosswind. After explaining to him that a
52. ## Physics

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?
53. ## Physics

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?
54. ## physics

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?
55. ## 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
56. ## 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
57. ## 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
58. ## 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)
59. ## 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 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
60. ## 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 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
61. ## 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 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
62. ## maths

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.
63. ## physics

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?
64. ## 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
65. ## 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
66. ## 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
67. ## 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
68. ## 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
69. ## 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
70. ## Please Anyone!!!

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
71. ## physics

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
72. ## physics

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
73. ## physics

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
74. ## algebra 1

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.
75. ## 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?
76. ## 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?
77. ## physics help

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?
78. ## advance geometry

A plane is flying east, ascending at a constant angle. Jack is standing on the ground, watching the plane come to (horizontally) directly at him. When he first sees the plane, at an angle of elevation of 15 degrees, its horizontal distance from him is
79. ## 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
80. ## 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
81. ## 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
82. ## math

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?
83. ## 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?
84. ## 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
85. ## 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.
86. ## physics

The pilot of a plane looks at her speedometer to see that she is traveling at 165 km/h and she is heading north. An observer on the ground looks at the plane and it appears to be going 145 km/h. What is the velocity of the wind that is affecting the plane?
87. ## PHYSICS 131 #2

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.
88. ## 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 10.1 m/s at an angle of 62.4° above the horizontal. At the instant when the kit is caught, it is traveling horizontally, so
89. ## 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
90. ## Physics

A cargo plane is flying horizontally at an altitude of 10000m with a velocity of 800km/h when a cargo pallet falls out the back ramp. (i) How long does it take to fall to the ground? (ii) How far horizontally is the pallet from where it fell off when it
91. ## Maths

you need to go on a trip to other ancient sites. Your plane takes off at 10:00 am from an airfield, and flies at 120 km/h on a bearing of 325 degrees T. your crew and equipment are in a second (incorrect flight) plane that takes off at 10:05 am from the
92. ## 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?
93. ## physics

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
94. ## calc

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?
95. ## physics

An enemy plane is flying horizontally at an altitude of 2.0km with a speed of 340m/s.An army man with anti-craft gun on the ground sight the enemy with a muzzle speed at 60m/s .when the enemy plane is directly overhead.find a)at what angle from the
96. ## physics

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
97. ## 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
98. ## Math

You observe a plane approaching overhead at a speed of 600 mph. The angle of elevation of the plane is 14 degrees at one time and 54 degrees two min later. A) What is the altitude of the plane? B) how far from the plane are you (after two minutes)?
99. ## Vectors

A plane is steering east at a speed of 240km/h. What is the ground speed of the plane if the wind is from the northwest at 65km/h. What is the plane's actual direction?
100. ## Vectors

A plane is steering east at a speed of 240km/h. What is the ground speed of the plane if the wind is from the northwest at 65km/h. What is the plane's actual direction?