MI 4 Vectors Quiz Name _________________

MI 4
Vectors Quiz
Name _________________
Draw well labeled diagram to explain your answer and show sufficient work:
1. A plane which can fly at 400 mph desires to travel at a bearing of 340° but she must contend
with a 40 mph wind from the West. What bearing should the plane take to compensate for the
wind? What will her ground speed be? (The ground speed is the speed she is flying in relation
to the ground, which is after the result of the wind).
Draw a well labeled diagram to justify your answer.