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A girl delivering newspapers covers her route by traveling 3 block west, 4 blocks north, and then 6 blocks east. What is her total displacement? Explain.
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A girl delivering newspapers covers her route by traveling 3 block west, 4 blocks north, and then 6 blocks east. What is her total displacement? Explain.
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shankvee\Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
dw:1327981777575:dw You need to find AD
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shankvee\Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Apply pythagoras theorem and you get 5.
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iHelpBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i kept getting displacement and distance missed up =0
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iHelpBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
explain: Displacement is the distance from it's final position to it's original position.
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catsrule332Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I got 7.81 using the pythagorean theorem.
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shankvee\Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
dw:1327982033075:dw
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catsrule332Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Explain, please? Sorry
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shankvee\Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
hmmm how do i explain ok the dotted line at the bottom right is 3 as the top side is 6 and the bottom left is 3 so you get 63=3. Now the vertical is same =4 so it is sqrt(3^2 + 4^2)=5
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