Column Vectors

Download the PowerPoint here

Three example problem pairs, and three exercises covering the basics of vectors. Notation, adding and multiplying.

There’s probably two lessons here.

No real vector geometry, which I find so difficult to teach. I’m going to need to do a bit of research before I tackle that.

I quite like these questions that I wrote

I stole the following idea from Don Steward.
Quite a nice little thing to do, though.

I really struggled to present this nicely. Grumble grumble.

As always, comments, suggestions, corrections and obsequious praise to my Twitter @ticktockmaths.

Next time : magnitudes of vectors.