+0  
 
0
86
1
avatar

A plane takes off at an angle of elevation of 15° and travels in a straight line for 3,000 meters. What is the height of the plane above the ground at this instant?

Guest Jun 1, 2017
Sort: 

1+0 Answers

 #1
avatar+77243 
+1

 

The height ,H,  is given by :

 

H  =  3000*sin (15°)  ≈  776.5  m

 

 

 

cool cool cool  

CPhill  Jun 1, 2017

13 Online Users

We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.  See details