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written by Andrew Duffy
This simulation offers beginning students practice in two-dimensional vector addition. It is relatively simple, as the x and y components of each vector are integers. Given the magnitude and direction of two vectors, students must determine the x and y components, the length of each, and the resultant vector sum. Click on "Check Answers" to get immediate feedback; click on "Show Answers" to display all the correct responses.

This applet was created with EJS, Easy Java Simulations, a modeling tool that allows users without formal programming experience to generate computer models and simulations.
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Andrew Duffy
Keywords:
addition, angle, components, direction, integer, magnitude, resultant, simulation, vector, vector addition, vector components
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Metadata instance created September 1, 2009 by Elijah Lee
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March 10, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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A. Duffy, Boston University Physics Easy Java Simulation: Vector Addition- Integer components, (2008), <http://physics.bu.edu/~duffy/Ejs/EP_chapter01/vector_addition_sim3_v2.html>.
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Duffy, A. (2009, August 27). Boston University Physics Easy Java Simulation: Vector Addition- Integer components. Retrieved September 22, 2020, from http://physics.bu.edu/~duffy/Ejs/EP_chapter01/vector_addition_sim3_v2.html
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