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Equal Vectors




 

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What are equal vectors?

Equal vectors are vectors that have the same magnitude and the same direction.
Equal vectors may start at different positions. Note that when the vectors are equal, the directed line segments are parallel.

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Equality Of Column Vectors

If two vectors are equal then their vector columns are equal.

Example:

The column vectors p and q are defined by

Given that p = q

a) find the values of x and y

b) find the values of and

c) express y in terms of x

Solution:




Equal vectors and negative vectors
Magnitude of Vectors and Equal Vectors


 

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