Problem: Two dogs pull horizontally on ropes attached to a post; the angle between the ropes is 61.0 . Dog A exerts a force of 272 N , and dog B exerts a force of 324 N .You may want to review (Pages 102 - 105). For help with math skills, you may want to review: Vector Magnitudes Determining the Angle of a Vector Vector Addition For general problem-solving tips and strategies for this topic, you may want to view a Video Tutor Solution of Superposition of forces.Find the magnitude of the resultant force.Find the angle the resultant force makes with the rope of dog A.

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Two dogs pull horizontally on ropes attached to a post; the angle between the ropes is 61.0 . Dog A exerts a force of 272 N , and dog B exerts a force of 324 N .

You may want to review (Pages 102 - 105).

For help with math skills, you may want to review:

Vector Magnitudes

Determining the Angle of a Vector

Vector Addition

For general problem-solving tips and strategies for this topic, you may want to view a Video Tutor Solution of Superposition of forces.

Find the magnitude of the resultant force.

Find the angle the resultant force makes with the rope of dog A.

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