Position vectors and applications
Topic Revision
Multiplication by a scalar
Notes from Leckie & Leckie's Success Guide.
What is a position vector?
Notes from Leckie & Leckie's Success Guide.
Using position vectors to find components
Notes from Leckie & Leckie's Success Guide.
Collinear points
Notes from Leckie & Leckie's Success Guide.
Finding a point of internal division on a line
Notes from Leckie & Leckie's Success Guide.
Past Paper Questions
Collinear points (Q5 P1 2018)
Using ratio to find components (Q5ab P2 2017)
Find coordinates of point of internal division (Q11a P1 2016)
Find components of directed line segment (Q5a P2 2016)
Web Resources
Interactive Resources
Position vectors (by Mark Willis)
A vector in 3D Space (from mathinsight.org)
Dividing a segment in a given ratio (by Manjeet Kaur)
Online Quizzes
Vector connections quiz Q1-4 (from bbc.com)
Working with vectors quiz Q5 (from bbc.com)