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

A jetliner is moving at a speed of 233 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 66.9 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity.

3. The attempt at a solution

233m/s^2=66m/s^2+x^2=233.189135m/s

66m/s cos(90)=0

I am not really sure how to find velocity from speed without knowing the angle... It's not given that it is 90... I know this is supposed to be easy but I am a beginner.

Thanks for help

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# Homework Help: Velocity x component

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