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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?

  • physics -

    You need some units for distance.

    100E= 295@35 NofW+ Far
    100E=295cos35 W + 295sin35N + howfar

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

  • physics -

    the unit of the distance is km but plz can you give me the answer directly

  • physics -

    A ship leaves the island of Guam and sails a distance 300 at an angle 41.0 north of west.

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