## Introduction to Vectors

## Calculus and Vectors

MCV4U1 (Grade 12 University Preparation)

## Geometric Vectors

## Concepts

- definition of equal vectors
- definition of opposite vectors

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## Vector Addition

## Concepts

- triangle law of vector addition
- parallelogram law of vector addition

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## Vector Subtraction

## Concepts

- tail-to-tail method of vector subtraction
- subtracting vectors by adding the opposite

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## Multiplying a Vector by a Scalar

## Concepts

- scalar multiples of vectors
- linear combinations of vectors

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## Properties of Vectors

## Concepts

- commutative law of vector addition
- associative law of vector addition
- distributive law for vectors

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## Unit Review

## Concepts

- review of all concepts covered in the Introduction to Vectors unit