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PHY2061 R. D. Field Department of Physics chp25_5.doc University of Florida Vectors & Vector Addition The Components of a vector : x-axis y-axis θ A A x =A cos θ A y =A sin θ Vector Addition: x-axis y-axis A C B To add vectors you add the components of the vectors as follows:
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