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Wording Question

  • Thread starter Noxide
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... makes an angle 30 degrees with the positive x axis.



... directed at an angle 30 degrees to the positive x axis.


What's the difference?
 

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Nabeshin
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I'm trying to think of some circumstance in which they could mean different things, but I can't come up with one. I'm pretty sure they're equivalent statements.
 
  • #3
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Ok. I'll do the question assuming that they are both the same and let you know if I get the correct answer!
 
  • #4
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Yep. It's correct. Looking back, they obviously mean the same thing!
 

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