unit vectors 62 videos

Unit Vectors
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to express a vector algebraically in terms of the unit vectors i and j.
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Unit System
Physics Introduction to Physics
The definition of the unit system and common prefixes.
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Vector Direction
Physics Linear and Projectile Motion
How to predict the direction of a vector.
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Velocity Vectors
Physics Linear and Projectile Motion
How to express velocity as a vector.
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Components of Vectors
Physics Linear and Projectile Motion
Understanding the components of vectors.
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The Cross Product of Vectors
Precalculus Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to compute the cross product of two 3D vectors.
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Vectors and Planes
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to find a vector normal (perpendicular) to a plane given an equation for the plane.
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Scientific Units
Physics Introduction to Physics
How to use and convert scientific units.
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Scientific Units
Chemistry Introduction to Chemistry
How to use and convert scientific units.
scientific units time distance mass volume temperature density speed 
The Vector Equation of a Line
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to write the vector equation of a line.
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Addition and Scalar Multiplication of Vectors
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to compute the sum of two vectors or the product of a scalar and a vector.
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The Angle Between Vectors
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to compute the angle between two vectors.
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Adding Vectors
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to add vectors geometrically two ways.
Displacement Vector Addition Head to Tail Method Parallelogram Method 
Vector Quantities  Scalar Quantities
Physics Linear and Projectile Motion
Understanding the differences between vectors and scalar quantities.
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The Dot Product of Vectors
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to compute the dot product of two vectors.
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Algebraic Representation of Vectors
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to express a position vector algebraically in component form <a,b>, and how to compute its magnitude.
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Vector Operations in 3D
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to perform vector operations like addition, scalar multiplication, the dot product, and finding the magnitude, in three dimensions.
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Calculating Coordinates in the Unit Circle
Geometry Pythagorean Theorem
How to describe the unit circle. How to draw the unit circle and label its parts. How to strategize about finding coordinates on the unit circle.
graphing a rational expression 1/x asymptotes 
Calculating Coordinates in the Unit Circle
Trigonometry Pythagorean Theorem
How to describe the unit circle. How to draw the unit circle and label its parts. How to strategize about finding coordinates on the unit circle.
graphing a rational expression 1/x asymptotes 
The Geometric Representation of Vectors
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to understand what vectors are, and how they can be represented geometrically.
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