Learning Goals (Unit 6)

Learning Goals (Unit 6)
I will be able to …
 understand the difference between a quadrant bearing and a
true bearing
 solve a triangle using sine or cosine law and various angle
 explain the difference between a vector and a scalar
 use proper notation for vectors and magnitude of a vector
 draw vector diagrams clearly and accurately
 use parallelogram law and triangle law to add or subtract
 define equal, opposite, and parallel (collinear) vectors
 define a unit vector by words and by a formula
 multiply a vector by a scalar and explain its effect on the
original vector
 define resultant, equilibrant, and components of a force
 explain how forces must be arranged in order to be in a state
of equilibrium
 solve various applications of vectors (velocities & forces)