I just can't figure out how to determine the magnitude and direction of the wind's velocity with this information, the combinasons of possibilities seem endless.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

An airplane travelling at a cruising velocity of 1000 km/h is headed south toward a destination of 1500 km away. In order to maintain its southward heading, the airplane must travel on a course [S15°W].

Determine the magnitude and direction of the wind's velocity.

Thanks in advance

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# Homework Help: Magnitude and direction

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