Rutland Rd#

A truck drives northward on Rutland Road North at 29 km/h towards the intersection with 33rd Street. A second truck drives eastward at 29 km/h on 33rd Street having just left the same intersection as shown in the figure below.

As a passenger in the second truck, the first truck appears to travel at a velocity \(v\).


Part 1#

What is the magnitude of \(v\), in km/h?

Answer Section#

Please enter in a numeric value in km/h.

Part 2#

What is the (cardinal) direction of \(v\) ?

Answer Section#

  • North

  • North-East

  • East

  • South-East

  • South

  • South-West

  • West

  • North-West

  • Impossible to know without knowing how far each car is from the intersection.


Please enter in a numeric value in km/h.


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