Physics 163

Unit 3: Motion in Two-Dimensions

Problem Set A

 

Problem 15:

During the Vector Addition lab, Mac and Tosh start at the classroom door and walk 7.6 m, north, 13.4 m west, 13.5 m south, 8.8 m west, and 4.2 m, north. Determine the magnitude of the resulting displacement (in meters) of Mac and Tosh.

 

 

 

 

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

 

Return to: Set A Overview Page || Audio Help Home Page || Set A Sample Problems

Audio Help for Problem: MC || 1 || 2 || 3 || 4 || 5 || 6 || 7 || 8 || 9 || 10 || 11 || 12 || 13 || 14 || 15 ||

Retrieve info about: Audio Help || Technical Requirements || Usage Policy || CD-ROM

Return to: Physics 163 Problem Set Page || Physics 163 Home Page