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Homework Statement
"Consider the 65.0kg ice skater being pushed by two others as shown in the figure below."
Figure: https://gyazo.com/9d7525071f54b00ea7e720abdeb50594
Find the total force exerted on her by the others, given that F1 = 21N and F2 = 36N. Express your answer in vectorm form.
Homework Equations
I doubt "F=ma" is relevant for this question considering we're merely calculating the force directed towards the skater instead of her movement thereafter.
The Attempt at a Solution
I calculated the components of F1 and F2 with the following numbers:
I judged the angle of F1 to be (360  24 = 336).
F1: 21cos336 (xcomponent) + 21sin336 (ycomponent).
I judged the angle of F2 to be (90  24 = 66).
F2: 36cos66 (xcomponent) + 36sin66 (ycomponent).
I calculated the sum of these as 33.84i + 24.35j.
Judging by the picture, are my translations of the angles correct?
Any guidance is appreciated.
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