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    [QUOTE=Shanthi5]A runaway horse is galloping across a field in a direction 20 degrees at 40 kmh-1.It is already 300m away in a direction due east,from a mounted rider who takes off pursuit with a speed of 40kmh-1.In what direction should he ride got catch the runaway?
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    A runaway horse is galloping across a field in a direction 20 degrees at 40 kmh-1.It is already 300m away in a direction due east,from a mounted rider who takes off pursuit with a speed of 40kmh-1.In what direction should he ride got catch the runaway?


    set the problem up with vectors and then you'll get some simultaneous equations out of it
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    (Original post by Shanthi5)
    A runaway horse is galloping across a field in a direction 20 degrees at 40 kmh-1.It is already 300m away in a direction due east,from a mounted rider who takes off pursuit with a speed of 40kmh-1.In what direction should he ride got catch the runaway.
    20 degrees to what
 
 
 
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