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Homework Help: When you say: [W 30° N]

  1. Nov 13, 2011 #1
    Does it mean 30 degrees north of west, or 30 degrees west of north?
     
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  3. Nov 13, 2011 #2

    Delphi51

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    30 degrees north of west

    W 30 N means aim west, then turn 30 degrees north.
     
  4. Nov 13, 2011 #3
    Thanks!
     
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