Physics 163

Unit 3: Motion in Two-Dimensions

Problem Set A

 

Problem 11:

(Referring to the previous problem.) What was the direction (in degrees) of the resulting displacement for the three legs of this jog? (Use the counter-clockwise from east convention.)

 

 

 

 

 

   

Detailed information about the addition of vectors is provided online at The Physics Classroom.

Detailed information about the counter-clockwise convention (CCW) for expressing the direction of vectors is provided online at The Physics Classroom.

 

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