# Determine resultant of two vectors using Pythagorean theorem

Solved problems in vectors – determine resultant of two vectors using the Pythagorean theorem

1. Determine the resultant of the two displacement vectors as shown in the figure below.

2. Find the resultant of two forces, 12 N and 5 N.

3. A student walks 4 meters to the west, then 6 meters to the north and 4 meters to the west. Find the student displacement.

Solution

Displacement is 10 meter, to the northwest.

### Ebook PDF determine resultant of in a line vectors sample problems with solutions

1 file(s) 43.79 KB### Ebook PDF addition of vectors sample problems with solutions

1 file(s) 20.00 KB- Determine the resultant of in a line vector
- Determine vector components
- Determine the resultant of two vectors using the Pythagorean theorem
- Determine the resultant of two vectors using cosines equation
- Determine the resultant of two vectors using components of vectors