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    Sum of momenta of two joggers

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    A 85 kg jogger is heading due east at a speed of 2.0 m/s. A 55 kg jogger is heading 32 degrees north of east at a speed of 3.0 m/s. Find the magnitude and direction of the sum of the momenta of the two joggers.

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    In the east direction, the magnitude ...

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    The solution adds the momenta of two joggers.

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