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    What is the resultant force for the following forces? 250 N due north, 525 N due south and 238 N 38 degrees south of west.

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    Since the 250 NORTH and the 525 SOUTH are exactly opposite forces, they offset each other. And the combined force is 525-250 = 275N South.
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    This shows how to determine resultant force.