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posted by Tammy .
Which of the following statements is not true?
a)the horizontal component of velocity cannot be larger than the total velocity
b)the vertical component of velocity cannot be larger than the total velocity
c)Neither horizontal nor vertical components of velocity cannot be larger than the total velocity
d) either horizontal or vertical components of velocity can be larger than total velocity
Is the correct answer d)?

and your thinking is..?

oops. you said d, d is indeed not true.
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