A community for students. Sign up today!
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
 2 years ago
A = (5,8) P = (43/4, 43/16), Calculate the angle of direction to go from A to P.
 2 years ago
A = (5,8) P = (43/4, 43/16), Calculate the angle of direction to go from A to P.

This Question is Closed

Dockworker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you need to break it down to xcomponents and ycomponents, then use trig to solve the angle. don't forget to use a reference for the angle such as east of north, west of south, etc, etc

baddinlol
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Is it ok to use true bearings?

baddinlol
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Could you please confirm that the answer is approximately 47.3* T, I am not very confident.

Dockworker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1im pretty sure true bearings go counterclockwise from the xaxis

Dockworker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1or maybe i'm wrong, is it clockwise from north?

Dockworker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes it is clockwise from north

baddinlol
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Google says clockwise from north so probably lol.

Dockworker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1331109981334:dw So yes, true bearing is 47.3º

baddinlol
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks!!, can I ask another question here or open a new thread?

Dockworker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1preferably new thread, because this question is already solved so nobody will see it
Ask your own question
Ask a QuestionFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.