• Support PF! Buy your school textbooks, materials and every day products Here!

Addition of Vectors

  • Thread starter shimmer71
  • Start date
  • #1
1
0
You are on a treasure hunt and your map says "Walk due east for 52 paces, then walk 29.6° north of west for 44 paces, and finally walk due north for 25 paces."
(a) What is the magnitude of the component of your displacement in the direction due north?
b) What is the magnitude of the component of your displacement in the direction due east?
 

Answers and Replies

  • #2
208
0
what have you done on this problem
 
  • #3
HallsofIvy
Science Advisor
Homework Helper
41,770
911
You are expected to try! Show us what you have tried already and we will know better what hints will help you.
 

Related Threads for: Addition of Vectors

  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
430
  • Last Post
Replies
3
Views
2K
  • Last Post
Replies
5
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
2
Views
3K
  • Last Post
Replies
4
Views
4K
  • Last Post
Replies
2
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
407
  • Last Post
Replies
3
Views
2K
Top