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Mutliple dimensional vectors

  1. Oct 27, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    Golfer Arnold Hacker requires three putts from position A to put his ball in the hole. His first putt, from A to B, travels 8.0 m south. His second putt, from B to C, travels 1.2 m southwest. His third putt, from C to the hole at D, travels 0.50 m northwest. What would be the magnitude and direction of the single putt that would have put the ball into the hole, from A to D?

    Edit: Solved

    Find the individual vector components. Add them Find resultant.
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2010
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