Advanced Problem Solving Module 12

Advanced Problem Solving Module 12

If you can get your head round vectors and the sort of techniques that can be applied, it will help you to tackle not just vector questions but also mechanics and geometry problems.
This brief article offers advice for solving problems involving vectors.

Cross with the Scalar Product 

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:
Explore the meaning of the scalar and vector cross products and see how the two are related.

Square Pair 

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:
Explore the shape of a square after it is transformed by the action of a matrix.
An account of multiplication of vectors, both scalar products and vector products.

STEP Questions Involving Vectors 

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:
A selection of STEP questions, including some worked examples, on Vectors