A spy report about a suspended car reads as follows.”the car moved 2.00 km towards east,made a perpendicular left turn, ran for 500 m, made a perpendicular left turn, ran for 4.00 km and stopped”. Find the displacement of the car. Answer: 2061.5 m https://www.facebook.com/groups/askphysics/ Incoming search terms:spy vectorvectorvector addition problemvectors in physics csun […]

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## Addition of vectors – can you add 3 unit vectors to get a unit vector ?

“Can you add 3 unit vectors to get a unit vector ? discuss in terms of velocity, force etc” -Sindhuja posted The answer is yes. Please find a detailed description on addition of vectors with examples and exercises at the following links. http://www.physchem.co.za/Vectors/Addition.htm http://www.physchem.co.za/Vectors/Physical%20Examples.htm http://www.physicsclassroom.com/class/vectors/u3l1b.cfm http://www.walter-fendt.de/ph14e/resultant.htm http://canu.ucalgary.ca/map/content/vectors/addition/explain/tiptail/ http://www.physicsclassroom.com/morehelp/vectaddn/practice.cfm