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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.

Given:

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Step 2

Calculation:

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,

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Step 3

Thus, the angle of vector wit...

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