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Two ropes are attached to a wagon, one horizontal to the west with a tension force of 30 N, and the other east and at an angle of 30° northward and a tension force of 40 N. Find the components of the net force on the cart. Show all your work.

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    How about showing YOUR work?

    Add the north components and the east components separately.

    Rope 1: -30 N east, 0 north
    Rope 2: 40 sin 30 north, 40 cos 30 east

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