Forces and Angles
Edited BY: Alaa Khazim
Edit Date: 2017-05-25 14:17:23
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A vector is a quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Displacement, velocity, acceleration, and force are vectors.

In situations in which vectors are directed at angles to the customary coordinate axes, a useful mathematical trick will be employed to transform the vector into two parts with each part being directed along the coordinate axes. For example, a vector that is directed northwest can be thought of as having two parts - a northward part and a westward part.

 

 

Question Created By: Alaa Khazim
Creation Date: 2017-05-25 14:15:40
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