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Homework Help: Net Force and angle

  1. Nov 16, 2005 #1
    I can't seem to figure our this problem. I went by the book and asked for someone else's help but i still can't figure this out. HELP! :confused:

    Four masses are positioned at the corners of a rectangle.

    l l
    l l y
    l l

    a) find the magnitude and direction of the net force acting on the 2.0kg mass if x=.20m and y=.12m
    _________degrees counterclockwise from the x-axis, which points to the right
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  3. Nov 17, 2005 #2


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    Please show us your attempt at the problem so that we can see where you lack or went wrong.
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