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A = (5,-8) P = (43/4, -43/16), Calculate the angle of direction to go from A to P.
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Dockworker
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you need to break it down to x-components and y-components, 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
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Is it ok to use true bearings?
Dockworker
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i suppose so
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Could you please confirm that the answer is approximately 47.3* T, I am not very confident.
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im pretty sure true bearings go counterclockwise from the x-axis
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if memory serves
baddinlol
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Oh..
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or maybe i'm wrong, is it clockwise from north?
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yes it is clockwise from north
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Google says clockwise from north so probably lol.
Dockworker
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So yes, true bearing is 47.3º
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Thanks!!, can I ask another question here or open a new thread?
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preferably new thread, because this question is already solved so nobody will see it
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Ok, thanks