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Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Luke on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 8:54am.

While following the directions on a treasure map, a pirate walks 36.6 m north, then turns and walks 6.3 m east.

A.) What is the magnitude of the single straight-line displacement that the pirate could have taken to reach the treasure? Answer in units of m. *The answer to A.) is 36.8 meters.

B.)At what angle with the north would he have to walk? Answer in units of ◦ (degrees)

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