Problem: Compute the x- and y-components of the vectors A, B, C, and D in the figure . You may want to review (Pages 14 - 18). For related problemsolving tips and strategies, you may want to view a Video Tutor Solution of Finding components.

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Compute the x- and y-components of the vectors A, B, C, and D in the figure Four vectors are shown on the xy plane. All vectors start at point O located at the origin. Vector A is directed along the negative y axis and has length of 8.00 meters. Vector B is located in the first quadrant, it makes an angle of 30.0 degrees with the positive y axis and has length of 15.0 meters. Vector C is located in the third quadrant, it makes an angle of 25.0 degrees with the negative x axis and has length of 12.0 meters. Vector D is located in the second quadrant, it makes an angle of 53.0 degrees with the negative x axis and has length of 10.0 meters..

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