Vector - math problems

Number of problems found: 65

  • Resultant force
    Calculate mathematically and graphically the resultant of three forces with a common center if: F1 = 50 kN α1 = 30° F2 = 40 kN α2 = 45° F3 = 40 kN α3 = 25°
  • Three vectors
    The three forces whose amplitudes are in ratio 9:10:17 act in the plane at one point to balance. Determine the angles of each two forces.
  • Forces
    Forces with magnitudes F1 = 42N and F2 = 35N act at a common point and make an angle of 77°12'. How big is their resultant?
  • Bearing
    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.
  • Parametric equations
    Write the parametric equations of height hc in triangle ABC: A = [5; 6], B = [- 2; 4], C = [6; -1]
  • 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°
  • Ballistic curve
    The soldier fired the ballistic grenade at a 45° angle. The first half ascended, the second fall. How far and height it reached if his average speed was 1200 km/h, and 12 seconds took from the shot to impact.
  • Airplane navigation
    An airplane leaves an airport and flies to 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)?
  • Two forces
    Two forces with magnitudes of 25 and 30 pounds act on an object at 10° and 100° angles. Find the direction and magnitude of the resultant force. Round to two decimal places in all intermediate steps and your final answer.
  • Add vector
    Given that P = (5, 8) and Q = (6, 9), find the component form and magnitude of vector PQ.
  • 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?
  • 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
  • Vectors
    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?
  • Angle between vectors
    Find the angle between the given vectors to the nearest tenth of a degree. u = (-22, 11) and v = (16, 20)
  • Linear independence
    Determine if vectors u=(-4; -10) and v=(-2; -7) are linear dependent.
  • Unit vector 2D
    Determine coordinates of unit vector to vector AB if A[-6; 8], B[-18; 10].
  • Vector
    Determine coordinates of the vector u=CD if C[19;-7], D[-16,-5].
  • Vectors
    For vector w is true: w = 2u-5v. Determine coordinates of vector w if u=(3, -1), v=(12, -10)

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