VectorsAn online exercise on addition and subtraction of vectors and multiplication of a vector by a scalar. 
This is level 1; Addition and subtraction of vectors and multiplication of vectors by a scalar.
If \(a=\begin{pmatrix} 4\\ 5\\ \end{pmatrix},b=\begin{pmatrix} 7\\ 9\\ \end{pmatrix},c=\begin{pmatrix} 19\\ 4\\ \end{pmatrix}\) and \(d=\begin{pmatrix} 6\\ 1\\ \end{pmatrix}\) evaluate the following:
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Level 1  Addition and subtraction of vectors and multiplication of vectors by a scalar.
Level 2  Diagrammatic representations and the modulus of vectors.
Level 3  Diagrammatic representations and ratios.
Exam Style Questions  A collection of problems in the style of GCSE or IB/Alevel exam paper questions (worked solutions are available for Transum subscribers).
Quad Midpoints An Advanced Lesson Starter which can be answered using vectors.
More Vectors A link to the curriculum page for vectors.
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And now for something completely different. Help the cops catch the robbers by finding the vectors that will end the chase.
The video above is from Corbett Maths.
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