Resolving Forces
 From: Dan
 Date: 17 Feb 1999
 Subject: Resolving Forces  sin or cos?
How can I get my sines and cosines right when resolving forces?

Maths Help suggests:
Imagine you wanted to resolve this force F into two components.
 Find a convenient rightangled triangle.
 Identify the 'opp' and 'adj' sides.
 The cos component is the one on the adjacent side,
 and the sin component is the one on the opposite side.
So, the correct components are:
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