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A piling for a high-rise building is pushed by two bulldozers at exactly the same time. One bulldozer exerts a force of 1250 pounds in a westerly direction. The other bulldozer pushes the piling with a force of 2650 pounds in a northerly direction. What is the direction of the resulting force upon the piling, to the nearest degree?

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  1. amistre64
    • one year ago
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    have you added your vectors?

  2. amistre64
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    oh, it doesnt want the vector proper, just the direction .. so its trig

  3. anonymous
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    I know how to find the magnitude not the angle.

  4. amistre64
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    |dw:1434426637555:dw|

  5. amistre64
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    what trig function takes the ratio of 2 sides?

  6. anonymous
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    ohh I see

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