Homework_04 - Nguyen, Thanh Homework 4 Due: Sep 14 2007,...

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Unformatted text preview: Nguyen, Thanh Homework 4 Due: Sep 14 2007, 7:00 pm Inst: D Weathers 1 This print-out should have 11 questions. Multiple-choice questions may continue on the next column or page find all choices before answering. The due time is Central time. 001 (part 1 of 2) 10 points A particle undergoes three consecutive dis- placements: ~ d 1 = d 1 x ~ i + d 1 y ~ j + d 1 z ~ k ~ d 2 = d 2 x ~ i + d 2 y ~ j + d 2 z ~ k ~ d 3 = d 3 x ~ i + d 3 y ~ j , where d 1 x = 2 . 93 cm , d 1 y = 2 . 93 cm , d 1 z =- 1 . 35 cm , d 2 x = 2 . 52 cm , d 2 y =- . 51 cm , d 2 z =- 5 . 23 cm , d 3 x =- 1 . 99 cm , d 3 y = 1 . 37 cm . Find the x component of the resultant dis- placement. Correct answer: 3 . 46 cm. Explanation: The resultant vector ~ R is given by ~ R = ~ d 1 + ~ d 2 + ~ d 3 = ( d 1 x + d 2 x + d 3 x ) ~ i + ( d 1 y + d 2 y + d 3 y ) ~ j + ( d 1 z + d 2 z + d 3 z ) ~ k = [(2 . 93 cm) + (2 . 52 cm) + (- 1 . 99 cm)] ~ i + [(2 . 93 cm) + (- . 51 cm) + (1 . 37 cm)] ~ j + [(- 1 . 35 cm) + (- 5 . 23 cm) + (0 cm)] ~ k = [3 . 46 cm] ~ i + [3 . 79 cm] ~ j + [- 6 . 58 cm] ~ k so the answer to this part of the problem is R x = 3 . 46 cm . 002 (part 2 of 2) 10 points Find the magnitude of the resultant displace- ment. Correct answer: 8 . 34459 cm. Explanation: The magnitude of ~ R is R = q R 2 x + R 2 y + R 2 z = q (3 . 46 cm) 2 + (3 . 79 cm) 2 + (- 6 . 58 cm) 2 = 8 . 34459 cm . keywords: 003 (part 1 of 2) 10 points Consider four vectors ~ F 1 , ~ F 2 , ~ F 3 , and ~ F 4 , where their magnitudes are F 1 = 43 N, F 2 = 37 N, F 3 = 14 N, and F 4 = 48 N. Let 1 = 130 , 2 =- 140 , 3 = 15 , and 4 =- 67 , measured from the positive x axis with the counter-clockwise angular direction as positive. What is the magnitude of the resultant vec- tor ~ F , where ~ F = ~ F 1 + ~ F 2 + ~ F 3 + ~ F 4 ?...
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