how to find component of vector ?

Asked by aditya000ghoderao | 19th Jan, 2022, 05:05: AM

Expert Answer:

Let us draw the given vector V in x-y coordinate system by knowing its magnitude and direction.
 
Let θ be the angle made by the direction of vector with x-axis.
 
Then as shown in figure , ( V cosθ ) is X-component  of vector V and
 
( V sinθ ) is Y-component of vector V

Answered by Thiyagarajan K | 19th Jan, 2022, 08:41: AM