 3.1: What is the magnitude of the vector 110 i^ 2 10 k^ 2 m/s?(a) 0 (b) ...
 3.2: A vector lying in the xy plane has components of oppositesign. The ...
 3.3: Figure OQ3.3 shows two vectors DS1 and DS2. Which of thepossibiliti...
 3.4: The cutting tool on a lathe is given two displacements,one of magni...
 3.5: The magnitude of vector ASis 8 km, and the magnitudeof BSis 6 km. W...
 3.6: Let vector ASpoint from the origin into the secondquadrant of the x...
 3.7: Yes or no: Is each of the following quantities a vector?(a) force (...
 3.8: What is the y component of the vector 13 i^ 2 8 k^ 2 m/s?(a) 3 m/s ...
 3.9: What is the x component of the vector shown in FigureOQ3.9? (a) 3 c...
 3.10: What is the y component of the vector shown in FigureOQ3.9? (a) 3 c...
 3.11: Vector ASlies in the xy plane. Both of its componentswill be negati...
 3.12: A submarine dives from the water surface at an angle of30 below the...
 3.13: A vector points from the origin into the second quadrantof the xy p...
 3.14: A plane flies from base camp to Lake A, 280 km awayin the direction...
 3.15: A vector has an x component of 225.0 units and a ycomponent of 40.0...
 3.16: Vector AShas a magnitude of 35.0 units and points inthe direction 3...
 3.17: A minivan travels straight north in the right lane of adivided high...
 3.18: A person walks 25.0 north of east for 3.10 km. Howfar would she hav...
 3.19: Obtain expressions in component form for the positionvectors having...
 3.20: A girl delivering newspapers covers her route by traveling3.00 bloc...
 3.21: While exploring a cave, a spelunker starts at theentrance and moves...
 3.22: Use the component method to add the vectors ASand BSshown in Figure...
 3.23: 4 j^. Calculate (a) AS1 BS, (b) AS2 BS, (c) 0 AS1 BS 0 ,(d) 0 AS2 B...
 3.24: A map suggests that Atlanta is 730 miles in a directionof 5.00 nort...
 3.25: Your dog is running around the grass in your backyard. He undergoes...
 3.26: Given the vectors AS 52.00 i^ 1 6.00 j^ and BS53.00 i^22.00 j^, (a)...
 3.27: A novice golfer on the greentakes three strokes to sinkthe ball. Th...
 3.28: A snowcovered ski slope makes an angle of 35.0 withthe horizontal....
 3.29: The helicopter view in Fig. P3.29 (page 74) shows twopeople pulling...
 3.30: In a game of American football,a quarterback takes theball from the...
 3.31: Consider the three displacement vectors AS513 i^ 2 3 j^ 2 m, BS5 1i...
 3.32: Vector AShas x and y components of 28.70 cm and15.0 cm, respectivel...
 3.33: The vector AShas x, y, and z components of 8.00,12.0, and 24.00 uni...
 3.34: Vector BShas x, y, and z components of 4.00, 6.00, and3.00 units, r...
 3.35: Vector AShas a negative x component 3.00 units inlength and a posit...
 3.36: Given the displacement vectors AS5 13 i^ 2 4 j^ 1 4 k^ 2 mand BS5 1...
 3.37: (a) Taking AS5 16.00 i^ 2 8.00 j^ 2 units, BS5 128.00 i^ 13.00 j^ 2...
 3.38: Three displacement vectors of a croquet ball are shown in FigureP3...
 3.39: A man pushing a mop across a floorcauses it to undergo two displace...
 3.40: Figure P3.40 illustrates typical proportions of male (m)and female ...
 3.41: Express in unitvector notation the following vectors,each of which...
 3.42: A radar station locates a sinking ship at range 17.3 kmand bearing ...
 3.43: Review. As it passes over Grand Bahama Island, theeye of a hurrican...
 3.44: Why is the following situation impossible? A shopper pushinga cart ...
 3.45: Review. You are standing on the ground at the originof a coordinate...
 3.46: In Figure P3.46, the line segmentrepresents a path fromthe point wi...
 3.47: In an assembly operation illustrated in Figure P3.47, arobot moves ...
 3.48: A fly lands on one wallof a room. The lowerleftcorner of the wall i...
 3.49: As she picks up her riders, a bus driver traverses foursuccessive d...
 3.50: A jet airliner, moving initially at 300 mi/h to the east,suddenly e...
 3.51: A person going for a walk follows the path shown inFigure P3.51. Th...
 3.52: Find the horizontal and vertical components of the100m displacemen...
 3.53: Review. The biggeststuffed animal in theworld is a snake 420 mlong,...
 3.54: An airtraffic controller observes two aircraft on hisradar screen....
 3.55: In Figure P3.55, a spider isresting after starting to spinits web. ...
 3.56: The rectangle shown in FigureP3.56 has sides parallel to the xand y...
 3.57: A vector is given by RS5 2 i^ 1 j^ 1 3 k^ . Find (a) themagnitudes ...
 3.58: A ferry transports tourists between three islands. Itsails from the...
 3.59: Two vectors ASand BShave precisely equal magnitudes.For the magnitu...
 3.60: Two vectors ASand BShave precisely equal magnitudes.For the magnitu...
 3.61: Let AS5 60.0 cm at 270 measured from the horizontal.Let BS5 80.0 cm...
 3.62: After a ball rolls off the edge of a horizontal table at timet 5 0,...
 3.63: Review. The instantaneous position of an object isspecified by its ...
 3.64: Ecotourists use their global positioning system indicatorto determi...
 3.65: A rectangular parallelepiped has dimensions a, b, andc as shown in ...
 3.66: Vectors ASand BShave equal magnitudes of 5.00.The sum of ASand BSis...
 3.67: A pirate has buried his treasure on an island with fivetrees locate...
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