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Problem: 1. Find out the x-component and y-component of the following vectors:A = 15.0 cm; the vector is 30.00° north of west;B = 12.0 m; the vector is 55.00° north of east;C = 28.0 m/s; the vector is 40.00° south of west;D = 55.5 m/s2; the vector is 35.00° south of east.

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Vector Components:

Ax=|A| cos θAy=|A| sin θ

Let positive x-axis be East and positive y-axis be North.

A.

Vector A is north of west.

θ = 180° - 30° = 150°

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1. Find out the x-component and y-component of the following vectors:

A = 15.0 cm; the vector is 30.00° north of west;

B = 12.0 m; the vector is 55.00° north of east;

C = 28.0 m/s; the vector is 40.00° south of west;

D = 55.5 m/s2; the vector is 35.00° south of east.

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