# Find the required horizontal and vertical components of the given vectors. The tension in a rope attached to a boat

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Find the required horizontal and vertical components of the given vectors. The tension in a rope attached to a boat is 55.0 lb. The rope is attached to the boat 12.0 ft below the level at which it is being drawn in. At the point where there are 36.0 ft of rope out, what force tends to bring the boat toward the wharf, and what force tends to raise the boat? See Fig. 9.18.

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## Basic Technical Mathematics

**ISBN:** 9780137529896

12th Edition

**Authors:** Allyn J. Washington, Richard Evans

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**9**- Vectors and Oblique TrianglesSection: Exercise 9.2

Problem: 28

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