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Adding and subtracting of column vectors
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Interactive GeoGebra activity: Adding vectors
Tick the box for a visual interpretation of the sum of the vectors a and b. You can drag the tips of vectors to change them.
Interactive GeoGebra activity: Subtracting vectors
Tick the box for a visual interpretation of a − b. You can drag the tips of vectors to change them.
What links the words convection, vector, and vehicle? They all come from the Latin verb vehere meaning to carry or transport.
In the real world
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