2D vector Magnitude:
2D vector direction:
V is a vector 24.8 units in magnitude and points an angle of 23.4° above the negative axis.
(a) Sketch this vector.
(b) Calculate Vx and Vy.
(c) Use Vx and Vy to obtain (again) the magnitude of V. [ Note: Part (c) is a good way to check if you've resolved your vector correctly.]
(d) Use Vx and Vy to obtain (again) the direction of V.
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