A community for students.

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

anonymous

  • one year ago

does any body know how many miles this is Two ships, A and B, set sail from the same port. Ship A traveled in a northwesterly direction such that its path formed a 50° angle with the line for due north. Ship B traveled due east from the port. What is the distance, d, between the ships when Ship A has traveled 12 miles on its path and Ship B has traveled 10 miles on its path?

  • This Question is Open
  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    please i couldn't find it.

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    please

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    theres the image pleae help

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    heres the four ansrewers but i dont know which one it is

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    9.5 miles 20.0 miles 20.7 miles 22.0 miles

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Apply the Law of Cosines. http://www.mathwarehouse.com/trigonometry/law-of-cosines-formula-examples.php Just plug in the appropriate numbers and calculate the result.

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    I got 22.3918 miles

  8. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.