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Beginner's Guide to Aerodynamics

Calculating Range for a Constant Velocity

Worksheet

1.  Beginning city: __________________ Destination city: ___________________

Distance traveled d = _____________ miles

1. d = _____________ km

1. On which airliner are you flying ? (circle one): Boeing 737-300 / Boeing 747-400
2. The maximum speed of your airliner is: v = __________ km/h
3. How long will it take you to make your flight? (t = v / d)

1. t = _______________ km / _______________ km/h = _____________ hrs.

4. Where in the world are Orville and Wilbur going now ?

max. velocity of the Boeing 747-400 v = _____________ km/hr

 Cleveland to Miami d = _____________ km Flight time t = _____________ hrs. Cleveland to Los Angeles d = _____________ km Flight time t = _____________ hrs. Cleveland to San Antonio d = _____________ km Flight time t = _____________ hrs.

In what city did Orville and Wilbur land? ____________________

5. The Concorde:

a. How fast does the Concorde fly? v = _____________ km/h

b. What is the approximate distance between New York City and London? d = ________ km