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## Homework Statement

a snow-covered ski slope makes an angle of 35 degrees with the horizontal. when a ski jumper plummets onto the hill, a parcel of splashed snow projects to a maximum position of 5 m at 20 degrees from the vertical in the uphill direction. find the components of its maximum position a.) parallel to the surface and b.) perpendicular to the surface.

## Homework Equations

pythagorean theorem

## The Attempt at a Solution

so what i did is i did cos20(5) and got 4.69 for the perpendicular line and sin20(5) and got 1.71 for the parallel line. did i do this right?