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A plane in calm air flies at a constant rate of mph. There is a mph wind blowing toward a bearing of . What bearing must the pilot fly in order to have a due east heading? At what rate will the plane be traveling?

Draw and label a diagram.

Solve the triangle using the Law of Sines. Remember to give your answer as a bearing.