(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A canoe has a velocity of 0.35 m/s southwest relative to the earth. The canoe is on a river that is flowing 0.65 m/s east relative to the earth. Find the velocity (magnitude and direction) of the canoe relative to the river.

3. The attempt at a solution

0.930985 is the magnitude.

Then I have no clue how to get the angle in terms of counterclockwise from east.

Thanks very much in advance!

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# Homework Help: Magnitude and Direction, Canoe on River

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