Posted by **ahmed ** on Monday, October 3, 2011 at 9:47am.

A ship leaves the island of Guam and sails a distance 295 at an angle 35.0 north of west.

How far must it sail so that its resultant displacement will be 100 directly east of Guam?

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**bobpursley**, Monday, October 3, 2011 at 11:03am
You need some units for distance.

100E= 295@35 NofW+ Far

100E=295cos35 W + 295sin35N + howfar

so how far= East(100+295cos35)+South(295sin35)

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**ahmed **, Monday, October 3, 2011 at 4:58pm
the unit of the distance is km but plz can you give me the answer directly

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**haya**, Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 11:18am
A ship leaves the island of Guam and sails a distance 300 at an angle 41.0 north of west.

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