# Question

To attend the 2000 Summer Olympics, a fan flew from Mosselbaai, South Africa (34oS, 22oE) to Sydney, Australia (34oS, 151oE).

(a) What is the smallest angular distance the fan has to travel: (1) 34o, (2) 12o, (3) 117o, or (4) 129o? Why?

(b) Determine the approximate shortest flight distance, in kilometers.

(a) What is the smallest angular distance the fan has to travel: (1) 34o, (2) 12o, (3) 117o, or (4) 129o? Why?

(b) Determine the approximate shortest flight distance, in kilometers.

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