The Physics Classroom: Vector Addition Relations
Physics Front Related Resources
This step-by-step animation explains the process of head-to-tail vector addition.
Add between two and five vectors together with this interactive Java simulation.
This lesson from NCTM uses online, interactive activities to guide students to an understanding of vectors and their operations.
Consider using this interactive simulation to demonstrate the head-to-tail addition of three vectors.
Explore nine lessons from a two-week unit on vectors by the Center for Innovation in Science and Engineering Education (CIESE).
Other Related Resources
Practice makes perfect. Try the Vector Addition page in the Physics Help section.
Improve your problem-solving skills with problems, answers and solutions from The Calculator Pad.
Looking for a lab that coordinates with this page? Try the Map Lab from The Laboratory.
Looking for a lab that coordinates with this page? Try the As the Crow Flies Lab from The Laboratory.
This tutorial contrasting the typical math and physics approach to vectors can be an enlightening read.
Help your students add vectors using components with this activity from The Curriculum Corner.
Need ideas? Need help? Explore The Physics Front's treasure box of catalogued resources on vectors.
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