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An airplane is traveling in the direction 20degrees west of north at 700 km/hr. Find the component form of velocity of the airplane assuming that the positive x-axis represents due east and the positive y-axis represents due north.

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    Vx = -700 sin20 = -239.4 km/h
    Vy = 700 cos20 = +657.8 km/h

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