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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 1 month ago

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Calculate the perpendicular components for the vector below. Show all work.

𝑑⃑ = 43.2 m [43.0˚ W of N]

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  • NCS
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    N43.0ºW = 133º

    measured ccw from +x axis

    If "east" and "north" are positive, then

    x = 43.2m * cos133º = -29.5 m

    y = 43.2m * sin133º = 31.6 m

  • Ash
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    𝑑⃑(N) = 43.2 m * cos43 = 31.6 m

    𝑑⃑(W) = 43.2 m * sin43 = 29.5 m

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