Q: Can a vector have a component greater than the vector's magnitude?

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can a vector have a component greater than the vector magnitude

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It has both velocity and direction. A vector has direction and magnitude.

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can a vector have a component greater than the vector magnitude

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No a vector may not have a component greater than its magnitude. When dealing with highschool phyics problems, the magnitude is usually the sum of two or more components and one component will offset the other, causing the magnitude to be less then its component

The resultant vector IS the sum of the individual vectors. Its magnitudecan be the sum of their individual magnitudes or less, but not greater.

To calculate the magnitude of the resultant vector, you can use the Pythagorean theorem. Square the x-component of the vector, square the y-component of the vector, and sum them together. Finally, take the square root of the resulting sum. The formula is: |R| = sqrt((Rx^2) + (Ry^2)).