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

The components of vectors and are given as follows:

Ax = +5.7 Bx = -9.8

Ay = -3.6 By = -6.5

The magnitude of the vector difference ,B-A is closest to:

2. Relevant equations

A=square root (ax)^2+ay^2

B= square root (bx)^2 + by^2

3. The attempt at a solution

Pretty much what I did was get the magnitude for A by using the above formula, and for A I got 6.7 and for B I got 11.79, I then subtracted B-A to get 5.0. However the answer is 16 I dont understand how that can be the case.

Thank you

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# Homework Help: The magnitude of the vector difference , is closest to

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