Physics (10th Edition)

Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 1118486897
ISBN 13: 978-1-11848-689-4

Chapter 1 - Introduction and Mathematical Concepts - Problems - Page 22: 28


25.3 cm

Work Step by Step

The checker is displaced two squares over (8cm) and 6 squares up (24 cm). Using the distance formula, we can calculate the magnitude of displacement $d=\sqrt {8^2+24^2}=\sqrt {640}=25.3$
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