Oasis B is 25 km due east of oasis A. Starting from oasis A, a camel walks 24 km in a direction 19° south of east and then walks 5.5 km due north. How far is the camel then from oasis B?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

For this problem I tried to set 3 different vectors. I named the vector A,B,C. Two of the vectors had only a y component while another had both x and y components. After I found out what all the components were I used the data to try to find the x and y components of vector r. After this I took the magnitude of the vector. I thought that I was doing the correct procedure but I am not coming up with the correct response. Help would be greatly appreciated.

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# Homework Help: Finding the distance using vectors

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