# Answer to Question #39351 in Mechanics | Relativity for Adrianna

Question #39351

Two men decide to use their cars to pull a

truck stuck in mud. They attach ropes and

one pulls with a force of 757 N at an angle

of 27◦ with respect to the direction in which

the truck is headed, while the other car pulls

with a force of 1177 N at an angle of 18◦ with

respect to the same direction What is the net forward force exerted on

the truck in the direction it is headed?

Answer in units of N

truck stuck in mud. They attach ropes and

one pulls with a force of 757 N at an angle

of 27◦ with respect to the direction in which

the truck is headed, while the other car pulls

with a force of 1177 N at an angle of 18◦ with

respect to the same direction What is the net forward force exerted on

the truck in the direction it is headed?

Answer in units of N

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