Problem 10PE

Find the magnitudes of velocities vA and vB in Figure 3.57

Solution 10PE

We are required to calculate the magnitudes of velocities and from the given figure.

Step 1 of 3

Draw the vectors and their components to make the situation simpler.

From the figure above, calculate the components of each vector , and .

The components of

…..(1)

The components of

…..(2)

The components of

…..(3)