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a body travel a distance of 15 m from a to b and them moves 20 m at right angles to ab. calculate total distance covered and displacement.

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  1. Distance = 15+20 = 30m
    Displacement = final position - initial position
    = √(15²+20²)
    = 25m (magnitude)
    Direction
    =atan(20/15)
    =atan(4/3)
    =53.13 °

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