Tuesday

October 21, 2014

October 21, 2014

Posted by **QAE** on Saturday, May 26, 2007 at 7:14am.

How do I calculate the resultant force if I have two forces one heading 3N and the other 4N. Tha angle between the line that is 3N and the resultant force is 30 degrees and the other one which is the 4N is 60 degrees

How do I calculate the vector

Can someone please provide me an explanation for this as simply as possible

thanks

I am unclear on the picture, but it is clear you have on the triangle two sides, and three angles (remember that the sum inside the triangle is 180). In the case of the angles, make certain you figure out what the INSIDE triangle angles are. Once you have the inside triangles, you can use the law of sines (or cosines) to figure the last side.

a/sinA = b/sinB= c/sinC

http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/lsin.html

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Physics - Solve this question, the resultant of two force acting at right angle ...

physics - The resultant of two forces,one is double in magnitude than the other,...

physics - Two forces who's resultant is 10N,are perpendicular to each other if ...

physics - Two forces of magnitude 80n and 60n are inclinde to each other at ...

physics - a body of mass 1kg on the equator rotates about the axis of the earth ...

Physics - 1)Three positive particles of charges 9µC are located at the corners ...

math - two forces, one of 35 pounds and the other 62 pounds, act upon the same ...

Diagram for already posted question - A force of magnitude 15 N is the resultant...

Physics - Two forces are applied to a car in an effort to accelerate it, as ...

Math: Calculus - Vectors - Two forces of 90 N act on an object. The forces make ...