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## Homework Statement

A man walks 5 m at 37degrees north of east and then 10 m at 60degrees

west of north. What is the magnitude and direction of his net

displacement

The answer is around 9.3m at around 120 degrees angle on the +x axis

## Homework Equations

none

## The Attempt at a Solution

http://img825.imageshack.us/img825/2570/vectors2.png [Broken]

I have no idea what to do after I plot out the vector and connect tip to head. Can someone explain to me how to solve for vectors effectively?

Thank you

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