Vector Sums

READ the instructions on the right and INTERACT with the C.a.R. applet below.

Created by using the Compass and Ruler (C.a.R.) java program.

Investigation Steps

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  1. Select this icon move to move points A, B, X or Y.
  2. This icon runmacro acesses two functions:
    the first creates a vector by selecting the initial and endpoints
    the second creates the sum of 2 vectors by selecting the 2 vectors.
  3. Use this icon delete to delete objects.
  4. Use the keys "+" and "-" to zoom in or out of the figure.