# Resultants of Vectors: Definition & Calculation

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### What is the resultant of vectors (how is it defined)?

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### 2. Force A acts 2 Newtons west and 3 Newtons south. Force B acts 5 Newtons west and 2 Newtons north. What is the resultant of these two vectors in unit vector form?

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Resultants of vectors will be reviewed by this quiz. The majority of the questions you will need to answer involve finding solutions to problems that involve resultants of vectors.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Test how well you can solve problems that involve:

• Finding resultants of vectors
• Using unit vector form
• Overall magnitude and direction of vectors

## Skills Practiced

You will need a variety of skills to complete this quiz. Some of the abilities you will use and practice include:

• Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define terms such as vector and Newton
• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding resultants of vectors and interpret if it is true or false
• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve practice problems involving the resultant of vectors