Lesson: Components of a Vector Prentice Hall • Algebra 2 • Common Core • Precalculus • Ron Larson • Tenth Edition • Glencoe • Geometry • Common Core • Glencoe • Precalculus • Common CoreMathematics
In this lesson, we will learn how to find the components of a given two-dimensional vector.
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The components of the vector are as the terminal point of the vector is 2 units right of the initial point and units up (1 unit down) from the initial point. What are the components of the vector ?
is the origin point of a system of perpendicular Cartesian coordinates in a plane. is acting at in the direction of and . Find the two components of in the direction of the two axes.
The components of the vector are as the terminal point of the vector is units right (2 units left) of the initial point and 1 unit up from the initial point. What are the components of the vector ?