Asked Apr 18, 2019

A vector is located in the x-y plane. The x- and y-components of this vector are 4.00 m and 3.00 m, respectively. Find the angle that this vector makes with the positive y-axis.


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Step 1

The angle of the vector with positive y-axis can be calculated as following steps.


Step 2


Consider vector A as shown in the figure given. The x- and y-component of vectors are given as Ax and Ay.

The angle of the vector with positive x-axis is given by,

Step 3

Thus, the angle of vector wit...


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