(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. Two forces of magnitude 25 pounds and 40 pounds act on an object. The force of 40lb acts along the positive x-axis, and the force of 25lb acts at an angle of 80 degrees with the positive x-axis. Find the direction and magnitude of the resultant force. Round the direction and magnitude to the nearest whole number.

2. The answer is suppose to be direction: 29 degrees and magnitude 51lb

3. i thought it was suppose to be 65(cos30i + sin30j)

which got me 65[tex]\sqrt{}3[/tex] divided by 2 i plus 65 divded by 2

but this doesnt give me the correct answers.

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# Homework Help: Find the direction and magnitude of the resultant forces

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