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Displacement vectors A,B,and C add up to a total of zero. Vector A has a magnitude of 1550 m and a direction of 24.1° north of east. Vector B has a direction of 41.0° east of south, and vector C has a direction of 33.4° north of west. Find the magnitudes of vector B and vector C.

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