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During a rodeo, a clown runs 8.0 m north, turns 55 degrees north of east, and runs 3.5 m. Then, after waiting for the bull to come near, the clown turns due east and runs 5.0 m to exit the arena. What is the clown's total displacement?

3. The attempt at a solution

I drew a pic according to the problem, and it looks like a trapezoid, i don't know if it is the right image. How can i find the total displacement's two components? By adding three vectors together? Please explain it to me, thank you.

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# Homework Help: Vector addition and displacement

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