Maths in the Movies: Sully (E-book only)
Maths in the Movies: Sully (E-book only)

Maths in the Movies: Sully (E-book only)

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The 2016 biographical film Sully is about the incredible true life crash landing by US Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson River in New York, where all 155 passengers and crew survived without any major injuries. Despite both engines being taken out by a flock of geese shortly after take off, the pilot Chesley Sullenberger was able to land the plane safely.

Format: 9 page downloadable .PDF file (check out the image for an overview of the pages).

Contents: Tutorial, worksheet and worked solution.

Topics covered:

  • Math Scenario 1 – Which Airport Can You Make?
    • CAN THE PILOT MAKE AIRPORT 1?
    • CAN THE PILOT MAKE AIRPORT 2?
  • Math Scenario 2 – Dumping Fuel
  • Math Scenario 3 – Firefighters to the Rescue

Curriculum Codes: ACMNA173 | ACMEM020 | ACMNA188 | ACMEM117 | ACMEM082