Vectors: Reading Questions
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1. What two “things” make up a vector? Hint
2. Below are the two vectors “A” and “B.” Draw the following vectors. Label each one as you draw them, 1/3A, 3A, 1/2B, -2B. Hint

 
3. For the vectors below, draw the resultant when adding A + B. Your answer is a picture of the resultant -no numbers. Hint
 
4. For the vectors below, show the resultant when subtracting A - B. Your answer is a picture of the resultant -no numbers. Hint
 
5. What is the magnitude of each vector shown below? Hint
 
6. What is the direction of each vector shown below? Use the polar coordinate system to describe your answers. Hint
 

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