Posted by **Victor** on Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 12:03am.

Based on the force vector that is hown, I have to determine the x and y vector components.

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fy=?| \ f= 200 lb

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fx=?

How do I do this with only one side given and the given 90 degree angle

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**DrBob222**, Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 12:27am
See comment to the previous post.

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**Victor**, Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 12:40am
There is a right traingle. The hypotenuse has a value of 200 lb I have to find the two other sides of fx and fy. How do i do that with only one side given.

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**drwls**, Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 6:03am
You also need to kmnow one of the angles besides the right angle

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