Problem: A vector points from the origin into the second quadrant of the xy plane. What can you conclude about its components? (a) Both components are positive. (b) The x component is positive and the y component is negative. (c) The x component is negative and the y component is positive. (d) Both components are negative. (e) More than one answer is possible.

⚠️Our tutors found the solution shown to be helpful for the problem you're searching for. We don't have the exact solution yet.

FREE Expert Solution
Problem Details

A vector points from the origin into the second quadrant of the xy plane. What can you conclude about its components? (a) Both components are positive. (b) The x component is positive and the y component is negative. (c) The x component is negative and the y component is positive. (d) Both components are negative. (e) More than one answer is possible.

Frequently Asked Questions

What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?

Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Vector Composition & Decomposition concept. If you need more Vector Composition & Decomposition practice, you can also practice Vector Composition & Decomposition practice problems.