Ch 40: Vectors in Algebra

About This Chapter

Gain a deeper understanding of scalars and vectors in algebra by studying the video and text lessons in this chapter. These lessons are a quick and easy way to review this material if you're preparing for algebra class exams or exams administered for college entrance purposes.

Vectors in Algebra - Chapter Summary

This chapter is designed to help you tell the difference between scalars and vectors and to apply appropriate formulas and solve relevant problems pertaining to these two concepts. Each lesson defines important terms and provides examples and illustrations that help to clarify the material being discussed. Once you have completed your study of this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Compare and differentiate between scalars and vectors
  • Understand vector resolution and solve vector resolution problems
  • Use equations to calculate dot products
  • Determine the cross product of two vectors
  • Explain what a triple scalar product is and how to calculate it

Learning these complex topics is made simple with short video and text presentations prepared by experienced instructors in the field. Lessons are easily accessible 24/7 on any device so you can study whenever it's most convenient for you. Measure how much you have learned and determine if you need further review of any topic by taking the self-assessment quizzes found in each lesson.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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