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A disoriented physics professor drives 3.25 km north then 2.20 km west and then 1.50 km south. Find the magnitude and direction of the resultant displacement using the method of components. In a vector-addition diagram (roughly to scale) show that the resultant displacement found from your diagram is in qualitative agreement with the result you obtained by using the method of components.

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Question source: “University Physics with Modern Physics by Hugh Young and Roger Freedman

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