# Problem: A radar used to detect the presence of aircraft receives a pulse that has reflected off an object 7.5×10-5 s after it was transmitted. What is the distance from the radar station to the reflecting object?

###### FREE Expert Solution

The relationship between the time taken, speed, and the distance traveled for a radar used in detecting objects is given by:

$\overline{){\mathbf{2}}{\mathbf{d}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{t}}{\mathbf{·}}{\mathbf{c}}}$

87% (311 ratings)
###### Problem Details

A radar used to detect the presence of aircraft receives a pulse that has reflected off an object 7.5×10-5 s after it was transmitted. What is the distance from the radar station to the reflecting object?