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At an antique car rally, a Stanley Steamer automobile travels north at 38 km/h and a Pierce Arrow automobile travels east at 51 km/h. Relative to an observer riding in the Stanley Steamer, what are the x and ycomponents of the velocity of the Pierce Arrow car? The xaxis is to the east and the yaxis is to the north. What's the magnitude and direction of V(x) and V(y)?
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Relative to the SS, the Pierce arrow would be going E and S.
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