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Starting at point A, a ship sails 48 km on a bearing of 226 degrees, then turns and sails 15 km on a baring of 286 degrees. Find the distance of the...

Starting at point A, a ship sails 48 km on a bearing of 226 degrees, then turns and sails 15 km on a baring of 286 degrees. Find the distance of the ship from Point A.
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Angle between two direction = 286-226 = 60°
Internal angle = 180 – 60 = 120 degree d = √(48^2 + 15^2 -2x15x48xcos(120)) = 57 m 48 d °
120 15

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