Additional Learning Tools and Resources

Watching a presentation is a passive activity. Getting information is important ... but its not the destination or end point. Now that you've watched the video, its time to do something with the information you've heard. It's time to act on it. The resources below provide an opportunity to do this. We encourage learners to solidify their learning through the use of one or more of the following resources.

Physics Help: Vector Addition

Consists of 12 problems involving the head-to-tail addition of two vectors. Use an accurately drawn scaled vector diagram to determine the resultant. then check your answers.

Concept Builders: Head-to-Tail Vector Addition

Students love Concept Builders! Join the club. This particular one is a perfect match for the video and makes for a great follow-up to what you've learned.

Physics Interactives: Vector Addition

Experiment with vectors, resultants, and more with this interactive workspace. Drag a vector onto it, resize and re-position it. Add a second or a third vector to it and observe the resultant. Experiment until you've had enough .... or until you have to go to bed.

Minds On Physics App #1, Vectors and Projectiles Module, Mission VP2

A good work out will strengthen your muscles and invigorate your heart. So will Minds On Physics. Not for the weak or faint-hearted. Perfect for those who are serious about their Physics physique. Give yourself a workout today.

The Physics Classroom Tutorial, Motion and Forces in Two Dimensions, Lesson 1, Vector Addition

Known for its thorough, logic-fillled approach, the Tutorial section of our website has earned the reputation of presenting concepts in an easy-to-understand manner. Brush up on concepts when you need to ... at your own pace.