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anonymous
 3 years ago
Find the components of a vector u with magnitude 10 and direction angle theta=54 degrees.
anonymous
 3 years ago
Find the components of a vector u with magnitude 10 and direction angle theta=54 degrees.

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0FOR X COMPONENT Ax=Acosx where x is angle for Y COMPONENT Ay=Asinx

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So there will be two equations. One to find the Y value and one for the X value.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes and these two values are called components.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, lemme throw those numbers into a calculator...

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0they're both .5 which isn't anywhere near the right answer...is there another step?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0whats the answer of x component?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and what you are getting?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats what I'm getting...did i miss a step?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Whats answer in your book?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh sorry, \[u _{x}=5.9\]

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0math processing error?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'll go get a different calculator but i dont think so. Give me a second.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I still get the same answer.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the answer i am getting for x component is 5.87 and for y component is 8.09

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I must be missing a step.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0may be you don't multiply 10.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah missed that part. :) lol well that fixes all the numbers nicely.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0:D sweet, glad it was such a simple fix. Thanks a lot for your help!

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You are welcome always!
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