# Vector Components

Videos and lessons to help High School students learn to find the components of a vector by subtracting the coordinates of an initial point from the coordinates of a terminal point.

### Suggested Learning Targets

- I can find the component form of a vector on the coordinate plane.
- I can find the component form of a vector given its magnitude and direction.
- I can find the magnitude and direction of a vector given in component form.

Common Core: HSN-VM.A.2

Related Topics:

Common Core (Vector and Matrix Quantities)

Common Core for Mathematics

### Component Form of Vector (Coordinate Plane)

Component Form of a Vector

Introduction to the component form of a two dimensional vector.

Find the components of a vector by subtracting the coordinates of an initial point from the coordinates of a terminal point.

### Find the Component Form of a Vector from the Graph of a Vector

This video explains how to find the component form of a vector given the graph of a vector on the coordinate plane.

### Component Form given Magnitude and Direction

Find the Component Form of a Vector Given Magnitude and Direction.

### Finding the Components of a Vector, Ex 1

In this video, we are given the magnitude and direction angle for the vector and want to express the vector in component form.

### Finding the Components of a Vector, Ex 2

In this video, we are given the magnitude and direction angle for the vector and want to express the vector in component form.

### Find Direction & Magnitude of Vector

Find the Direction and Magnitude of a Vector in Component Form

This video explains how to find the magnitude and direction of a vector given in component form.

### Magnitude and Direction of a Vector, Example 1

Here we find the magnitude (length) of some vectors and find the angle associated with them.

### Magnitude and Direction of a Vector, Example 2

Here we find the magnitude (length) of some vectors and find the angle associated with them.

### Magnitude and Direction of a Vector, Example 3

Here we find the magnitude (length) of some vectors and find the angle associated with them.

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