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while exploring a cave, a spelunker starts at the entrance and moves the following distances in a horizontal plane. she goes 75.o m north, 250 m east, 125 m at angle theta =30.0 north of east, and 150 m south. find her resultant displacement from the cave entrance.

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    the displacement for each leg of the journey is

    (0,75)
    (250,0)
    (108.25,62.5)
    (0,-150)
    add 'em up to get
    (358.25,-12.5)

    358.5m final displacement.

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    how did you get (108.25,62.5) and (0,-150)

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