a motorcyclist riding North along a straight road at 50 km per hour observes that the wind appeared to have a velocity of 50 km per hour from the direction North 60 degrees West what is the velocity of the wind.

The velocity of the wind will be 50 km per hour.

What is a vector?

The quantity which has magnitude, direction and follows the law of vector addition is called a vector.

A motorcyclist riding North along a straight road at 50 km per hour observes that the wind appeared to have a velocity of 50 km per hour from the direction North 60 degrees West.

velocityof thewindwill be 50 km perhour.## What is a vector?

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