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1. hello,
I am a bit stuck on the following question.

ABCD is square of side 5 units with AB=a and AD=b and E the midpoint of BC. Find the magnitude and direction of the following:
(question a)a
(question b)a+b

thanks
2. (Original post by cosv)
hello,
I am a bit stuck on the following question.

ABCD is square of side 5 units with AB=a and AD=b and E the midpoint of BC. Find the magnitude and direction of the following:
(question a)a
(question b)a+b

thanks
Is that the complete question?
3. the midpoint E has not been used at all in the questions...
4. (Original post by the bear)
the midpoint E has not been used at all in the questions...
Yes, it is not the complete question. I just need help on the first one to get a general idea on how to solve the problem.
5. (Original post by cosv)
Yes, it is not the complete question. I just need help on the first one to get a general idea on how to solve the problem.
You really need to post the full question.

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