Adding Vectors - Concept

Concept Concept (1)

The first operation we learn with vectors is addition. Adding vectors can be done two ways with the geometric representation. Both of these methods help us understand what it means to add two vectors. When the vectors present forces, adding vectors is called finding the resultant. The algebraic representation of vectors has a different method of addition.

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Adding Vectors - Problem 1
Problem 1
How to plot the sum of two vectors and find its magnitude using the head-to-tail method.
Adding Vectors - Problem 2
Problem 2
How to plot the sum of two vectors (one the opposite of the other) and find its magnitude.
Adding Vectors - Problem 3
Problem 3
Proving commutative property of vector addition.