Greeting everyone, I come to you as a lowly/disgruntled undergrad trying to solve a very simple physics problem. This is the only problem I'm having with my assignment, but I cannot seem to make ANY progress with this one!(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I've been given two vectors:

http://img266.imageshack.us/img266/4941/picuj0.gif [Broken]

A has magnitude of 5 m and an angle of 55 degrees.

B has a magnitude of 2 m and an angle of 35 degrees.

Here is what I'm supposed to find:Vector C (not shown in the diagram) is the difference of A and B (C = A - B).

What exactly do they mean Vector C? I have no clue what they're talking about - does C begin at the origin?

I don't want the answer given to me, but I would like a sense of direction; thank you so much for your time!

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# Homework Help: Simple vector subtraction question

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