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The quiz and attached worksheet will assess your grasp of standard basis vectors. With questions on the quiz, you will be responsible for knowing things in this area of study including the length of a standard basis vector and its definition.

Use these interactive resources to:

- Explain why we use standard basis vectors in physics
- Determine the velocity of an object written in terms of standard basis vectors
- Represent a force in component form

Practice the following study skills:

**Reading comprehension**- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on standard basis vectors**Critical thinking**- apply relevant concepts to examine information about the length of a standard basis vector in a different light**Practice problems**- use acquired knowledge to solve standard basis vectors practice problems

Use this lesson entitled Standard Basis Vectors: Definition & Examples to learn more about this subject. The lesson covers the following objectives:

- Understand how standard basis vectors are useful
- Analyze examples of standard basis vectors
- Apply calculations in real life situations

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UExcel Physics: Study Guide & Test Prep17 chapters | 188 lessons

- What Is a Vector? - Definition & Types 5:10
- Vector Addition (Geometric Approach): Explanation & Examples 4:32
- Resultants of Vectors: Definition & Calculation 6:35
- Scalar Multiplication of Vectors: Definition & Calculations 6:27
- Vector Subtraction (Geometric): Formula & Examples 5:48
- Standard Basis Vectors: Definition & Examples 5:48
- Vector Components: The Magnitude of a Vector 3:55
- Vector Components: The Direction of a Vector 3:34
- Vector Resolution: Definition & Practice Problems 5:36
- Go to Vectors

- Go to Kinematics

- Go to Relativity

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