# if a force has magnitude 110 and is directed 30 degrees south of east what are its components of the force.

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A force has magnitude 110 N and is directed 30 degrees south of east . Its components of the forces respctively in East and south directions are .

`F_E=110 cos(30^0) N`

`and`

`F_S=110 cos((90-30)^0)N`

Thus

`F_E=110(1/2)=55 N`

and

`F_S=110(sqrt(3)/2)=55sqrt(3)N`