Understand vector subtraction 𝙫 – 𝙬 as 𝙫 + (–𝙬), where –𝙬 is the additive inverse of 𝙬, with the same magnitude as 𝙬 and pointing in the opposite direction. Represent vector subtraction graphically by connecting the tips in the appropriate order, and perform vector subtraction component-wise.
High School—Number and Quantity
Vector and Matrix Quantities
- Perform operations on vectors.
Add and subtract vectors.