What are the direction and magnitude of your total displacement if you have traveled due west with a speed of 27 m/s for 125 s, then due south at 14 m/s for 66 s?

Q: What are the direction and magnitude of your total displacement if you have traveled due west with a speed of 27 m/s for 125 s, then due south at 14 m/s for 66 s?

Step By Step Solution

Step 1 of 2:

Speed of travel westwards:

Time of travel :

Displacement:

Speed of travel southwards :

Time of travel :

Displacement: