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    Is this the same:
    Resolving in X direction: Pcosa+Qcos0-Rcos(90-B)=Pcosa+Q-RsinB

    Because this is what the answer said (that they're equal) but when I inserted values which I kept constant for both calculations they came out different
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    I expect you've made a slip with your calculator - they should be the same. Are you in the right mode for angles (degrees/radians)?
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    (Original post by Pangol)
    I expect you've made a slip with your calculator - they should be the same. Are you in the right mode for angles (degrees/radians)?
    just realised I'm in radians, that's probably why
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    (Original post by Lucofthewoods)
    just realised I'm in radians, that's probably why
    That would explain it!
 
 
 
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