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Break each vector into it's x and y components and then perform the addition/subtraction on the components, then combine them back together using the Pythagorean Theorem and inverse tangent.

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Jesset C.

asked • 04/17/20Add 3∠25° - 5∠125° (Carry 3 decimal places throughout calculations and round off to 2 decimal places at end.)

(A) 5.83∠59.04°

(B) 6.26∠-26.85°

(C) 2.03∠204.97°

(D) - 2.00∠-100.00°

(E) None of these

For this I got; **(B) 6.26∠-26.85°**. Is this the correct answer?

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You are correct.

Break each vector into it's x and y components and then perform the addition/subtraction on the components, then combine them back together using the Pythagorean Theorem and inverse tangent.

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Resultant:

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Jesset C.

Thank you for helping me! I really appreciate it.04/17/20