Lesson: Resolution of Forces
In this lesson, we will learn how to solve problems about the resolution of a force into two directions.
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Worksheet: 20 Questions • 3 Videos
A force of magnitude 190 N acts at the origin making an angle of above the -axis. Find and , its components in the and directions.
Resolve a force of 81 N into two perpendicular components and as shown in the figure. Give your answer correct to two decimal places.
A body weighing 72 N is placed on a plane that is inclined at to the horizontal. Resolve its weight into two components and , where is the component in the direction of the plane and is the component normal to the plane.