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

The masses and coordinates of three particles are as follows: 20.0 kg, (0.50, 1.00) m; 432.0 kg, (-1.00, -1.00) m; 71.0 kg, (0.00, -0.50) m. What is the gravitational force on a 20.0 kg sphere located at the origin due to the other spheres, magnitude and direction? Give the direction as an angle in degrees counter clockwise with respect to the the + x-axis.

2. Relevant equations

Fgrav=(Gm*m)/r^{2}

3. The attempt at a solution

I did this equation from the 20 kg sphere to all the other ones, and did that force times cos and sin. but I am not getting the right answer.

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# Homework Help: Net Gravitational Force

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