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Vectors Vocabulary Quiz

Published on 09/20/2006

Activity Overview

This can be used as a short vocabulary quiz for vector definitions.

Before the Activity

Definitions need to be generated for the terms: vector, amplitude, magnitude, components, resultant, standard position, and vector opposites. It also helps to draw some vectors on the coordinate plane.

During the Activity

Students will be quizzed on Vectors Volcabulary.

After the Activity

Review student answers:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary