Vector - examples
- Points collinear
Show that the point A(-1,3), B(3,2), C(11,0) are col-linear.
Triangle KLM is given by plane coordinates of vertices: K[-4, -18] L[-13, 15] M[-1, 8]. Calculate its area and itsinterior angles.
The rectangular crossroads comes passenger car and an ambulance, the ambulance left. Passenger car is at 43 km/h and ambulance 52 km/h. Calculate such a relative speed of the ambulance moves to the car.
- Angle between vectors
Find the angle between the given vectors to the nearest tenth of a degree. u = (-22, 11) and v = (16, 20)
- Two forces
Two forces with magnitudes of 25 and 30 pounds act on an object at angles of 10° and 100° respectively. Find the direction and magnitude of the resultant force. Round to two decimal places in all intermediate steps and in your final answer.
- Airplane navigation
An airplane leaves an airport and flies due west 120 miles and then 150 miles in the direction S 44.1°W. How far is the plane from the airport (round to the nearest mile)?
Calculate length of the vector v⃗ = (9.75, 6.75, -6.5, -3.75, 2).
Line p passing through A[-10, 6] and has direction vector v=(3, 2). Is point B[7, 30] on the line p?
- Linear independence
Determine if vectors u=(-4; -5) and v=(20; 25) are linear Linear dependent.
- Unit vector 2D
Determine coordinates of unit vector to vector AB if A[-6; 8], B[-18; 10].
Vector a has coordinates (8; 10) and vector b has coordinates (0; 17). If the vector c = b - a, what is the magnitude of the vector c?
- Vector sum
The magnitude of the vector u is 12 and the magnitude of the vector v is 8. Angle between vectors is 61°. What is the magnitude of the vector u + v?
- Bearing - navigation
A ship travels 84 km on a bearing of 17°, and then travels on a bearing of 107° for 135 km. Find the distance of the end of the trip from the starting point, to the nearest kilometer.
- 3d vector component
The vector u = (3.9, u3) and the length of the vector u is 12. What is is u3?
Determine coordinates of the vector u=CD if C[19;-7], D[-16,-5].
- Three vectors
The three forces whose amplitudes are in ratio 9:10:17 act in the plane at one point so that they are in balance. Determine the angles of the each two forces.
For vector w is true: w = 2u-5v. Determine coordinates of vector w if u=(3, -1), v=(12, -10)
- Vector - basic operations
There are given points A [-9; -2] B [2; 16] C [16; -2] and D [12; 18] a. Determine the coordinates of the vectors u=AB v=CD s=DB b. Calculate the sum of the vectors u + v c. Calculate difference of vectors u-v d. Determine the coordinates of the vector w.
- Scalar dot product
Calculate u.v if |u| = 5, |v| = 2 and when angle between the vectors u, v is: a) 60° b) 45° c) 120°
A plane flew 50 km on a bearing 63°20' and the flew on a bearing 153°20' for 140km. Find the distance between the starting point and the ending point.
Two vectors given by its magnitudes and by included angle can be added by our vector sum calculator.