Lesson: Velocity Vectors
In this lesson, we will learn how to express velocities as vector components, combining and decomposing vectors to find resultants in particular directions.
Sample Question Videos
Worksheet: 20 Questions • 1 Video
What is the speed of the wind relative to the water?
What is the direction of the wind, south of west, relative to the water?
Calculate the velocity of the sandal relative to the ship when it hits the deck of the ship.
Calculate the velocity of the sandal relative to a stationary observer on the shore.
A convoy of vehicles has a velocity vector . What is the unit vector of the convoy’s direction of motion?