# I need help with this Trig problem.?

A ferry boat heads across a river. Due to the current, the boat travels at an angle of 15 degrees north of west. If the boat traveled a total 178 yards, how far did it travel north and how far did it travel west?

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- Anonymous2 months ago
Draw a picture. West = 178 yds * cos 15 deg. North = 178 yds * sin 15 deg

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