P18_060 - v v p = sin 1 v 1 . 25 v = 53 . 1 . Thus the...

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60. The altitude H and the horizontal distance x for the legs of a right triangle, so we have H = x tan θ = v p t tan θ =1 . 25 vt sin θ where v is the speed of sound, v p is the speed of the plane and θ = sin 1
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Unformatted text preview: v v p = sin 1 v 1 . 25 v = 53 . 1 . Thus the altitude is H = x tan = (1 . 25)(330 m / s)(60 s)(tan 53 . 1 ) = 3 . 30 10 4 m ....
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This note was uploaded on 11/12/2011 for the course PHYS 2001 taught by Professor Sprunger during the Fall '08 term at LSU.

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