(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A jet airliner moving initially at 300 mph due east enters a region where the wind is blowing at 100 miph in a direction 30° north of east. What is the new velocity of the aircraft relative to the ground?

2. Relevant equations

I don't know any equations for this question.

3. The attempt at a solution

I thought it might be like using the 300 mph... caculate the hypotenus velocity vector using the angle, and add 100 mph... I don't think it's right.

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# Homework Help: Relative velocity problem. NEED HELP.

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