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Appendix J.1 - Introduction to Vectors and Vector Functions

Section Details:
  • Definition of vectors
  • Vector properties and vector operations
  • Magnitude of vectors and unit vectors
  • Applications of vectors

Vectors: MATH 171 Problems 1 & 2

Proving associative and scalar multiplication properties for vectors

Vectors: MATH 171 Problems 3 & 4

Using vectors to prove the midpoint formula and a fact about quadrilaterals

Vectors: MATH 171 Problems 5 & 6

Using vectors to prove facts about equilateral triangles and a scalar multiplication property for the dot product

Vectors: MATH 151 Problems 1 & 2

Basic vector operations such as addition, subtraction, and scalar multiplication