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.
Number and Quantity
Vector and Matrix Quantities
- Perform operations on vectors.
Add and subtract vectors.