# Draw a pair of intersecting horizontal and vertical lines, and label north, east, south, and west. Sketch

## Question:

a. What is the measure of the angle between the plane's path and the horizontal axis?

b. Choose any point along the plane's path. From this point, draw a segment perpendicular to the horizontal axis to create a right triangle. Label the length of the horizontal leg, x, and the vertical leg, y.

c. The plane flies 180 mi/h for 2 h. How far east and how far north does it travel?

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## Discovering Advanced Algebra An Investigative Approach

**ISBN:** 978-1559539845

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**Authors:** Jerald Murdock, Ellen Kamischke, Eric Kamischke