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GeometryElementary Geometry for College StudentsThe following problem is based on the Parallelogram Law. In the scaled drawing, each unit corresponds to 50 mph. A small airplane travels due east at 250 mph. The wind is blowing at 50 mph in the direction due north. Using the indicated diagonal and use it to determine the speed of the airplane in miles per hour.BuyFind*launch*

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ISBN: 9781285195698

Chapter 4.1, Problem 39E

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The following problem is based on the Parallelogram Law. In the scaled drawing, each unit corresponds to 50 mph. A small airplane travels due east at 250 mph. The wind is blowing at 50 mph in the direction due north. Using the indicated diagonal and use it to determine the speed of the airplane in miles per hour.

Elementary Geometry for College Students

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Ch. 4.1 - Given that mA=2x+3, and mB=3x-23, find the measure...Ch. 4.1 - Given that mA=2x5, and mB=x2, find the measure of...Ch. 4.1 - Given that mA=2x3, and mC=x2+20, find the measure...Ch. 4.1 - Given that mA=2x+y, mB=2x+3y-20, and mC=3x-y+16,...Ch. 4.1 - Assuming that mBmA in , which diagonal AC-orBD-...Ch. 4.1 - Suppose that diagonals AC-andBD- of are drawn and...Ch. 4.1 - In Exercises 17 and 18, consider with VX- RS- and...Ch. 4.1 - In Exercises 17 and 18, consider with VX- RS- and...Ch. 4.1 - In Exercises 19 to 22, classify each statement as...Ch. 4.1 - In Exercises 19 to 22, classify each statement as...Ch. 4.1 - In Exercises 19 to 22, classify each statement as...Ch. 4.1 - In Exercises 19 to 22, classify each statement as...Ch. 4.1 - In quadrilateral RSTV, the midpoints of...Ch. 4.1 - In quadrilateral ABCD, the midpoints of opposite...Ch. 4.1 - Quadrilateral ABCD has AB-DC- and AD-BC-. Using...Ch. 4.1 - Quadrilateral RSTV has RS-TV- and RS-TV-. 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