Vector Quiz

7 Questions | Total Attempts: 5277  Settings  • 1.
Which of these express a vector quantity?
• A.

10kg

• B.

10kg to the north

• C.

10 m/s

• D.

10 m/s to the east

• 2.
1)  Which one of the following is an example of a vector quantity?
• A.

Area

• B.

Mass

• C.

Velocity

• D.

Distance

• 3.
The order in which vectors is added will effect the end result.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 4.
Vector A is directed northward and vector B is directed eastward. Which of the following vector addition diagrams best represent the addition of vectors A and B and the subsequent resultant?
• A.

A

• B.

B

• C.

C

• D.

D

• E.

E

• F.

F

• 5.
Consider the magnitude and direction of vectors A and B as shown in Diagram 1 above. Which one of the following diagrams would represent B - A = R?
• A.

Diagram A

• B.

Diagram B

• C.

Diagram C

• D.

Diagram D

• 6.
The vector sum (magnitude only) of 25.0 m, north + 18.0 m, East is ___ m.
• A.

7.00

• B.

21.5

• C.

30.8

• D.

35.8

• E.

43.0

• F.

54.2

• G.

949

• H.

None of these

• 7.
When adding vector B to vector A geometrically (or graphically) using the head to tail method, the resultant is drawn from ____ to the ____.
• A.

Head of A, tail of B

• B.

Head of B, tail of A

• C.

Tail of A, head of B a. head of A, tail of B b. tail of A, head of B c. head of B, tail of A tail of A, head of B

• D.

Tail of B, head of A Back to top