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    An airplane flies horizontally from east to west at 304 mi/hr relative to the air. If it flies in a steady 24 mi/hr wind that blows horizontally toward the southwest (45 degrees south of west), find the speed and direction of the airplane relative to the ground.
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    Re: Vector/Trig Problem!

    Quote Originally Posted by jessicadowning View Post
    An airplane flies horizontally from east to west at 304 mi/hr relative to the air. If it flies in a steady 24 mi/hr wind that blows horizontally toward the southwest (45 degrees south of west), find the speed and direction of the airplane relative to the ground.
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