TAKE HOME QUIZ: VECTORS VECTOR PRODUCT

Test ID: 170107

1. The area of the parallelogram represented by the vectors A  2ˆi  3ˆj and B  ˆi  4 ˆj is
(a) 14 units (b) 7.5 units (c) 10 units (d) 5 units
2. For any two vectors A and B if A . B  | A  B |, the magnitude of C  A  B is equal to

AB
(a) A 2  B2 (b) A  B (c) A2  B2  (d) A 2  B 2  2  AB
2

3. A vector F 1 is along the positive X-axis. If its vector product with another vector F 2 is zero then F 2 could be
(a) 4 ĵ (b)  (ˆi  ˆj ) (c) (ˆj  kˆ) (d) (4ˆi )

4. If for two vectors A and B, A  B  0, the vectors
(a) Are perpendicular to each other (b) Are parallel to each other
(c) Act at an angle of 60° (d) Act at an angle of 30°
5. The angle between vectors (A  B) and (B  A ) is
(a) Zero (b)  (c)  /4 (d)  / 2
6. What is the angle between ( P  Q) and (P  Q)
 
(a) 0 (b) (c) (d) 
2 4
7. The resultant of the two vectors having magnitude 2 and 3 is 1. What is their cross product
(a) 6 (b) 3 (c) 1 (d) 0
8. Which of the following is the unit vector perpendicular to A and B
ˆB
A ˆ ˆB
A ˆ A B A B
(a) (b) (c) (d)
AB sin  AB cos  AB sin  AB cos 

9. Let A  ˆi A cos   ˆj A sin  be any vector. Another vector B which is normal to A is

(a) ˆi B cos   j B sin (b) ˆi B sin   j B cos  (c) ˆi B sin   j B cos  (d) ˆi B cos   j B sin 

10. The angle between two vectors given by 6i  6 j  3k and 7i  4 j  4 k is

 1   5   2   5
(a) cos 1   (b) cos 1   (c) sin 1   (d) sin 1  
    3 
 3  3  3  

11. A vector A points vertically upward and B points towards north. The vector product A  B is
(a) Zero (b) Along west (c) Along east (d) Vertically downward
12. Angle between the vectors (ˆi  ˆj ) and (ˆj  kˆ) is
(a) 90° (b) 0° (c) 180° (d) 60°
13. Two vectors P  2ˆi  bˆj  2kˆ and Q  ˆi  ˆj  kˆ will be parallel if
(a) b = 0 (b) b = 1 (c) b = 2 (d) b= – 4
14. The position vectors of points A, B, C and D are A  3ˆi  4ˆj  5kˆ, B  4ˆi  5ˆj  6kˆ, C  7ˆi  9ˆj  3kˆ and D  4ˆi  6 ˆj then the
displacement vectors AB and CD are
(a) Perpendicular (b) Parallel (c) Antiparallel (d) Inclined at an angle of 60°
15. Which of the following is not true ? If A  3ˆi  4 ˆj and B  6ˆi  8 ˆj where A and B are the magnitudes of A and B
A 1
(a) A B  0 (b)  (c) A . B  48 (d) A = 5
B 2

16. If force (F )  4ˆi  5ˆj and displacement (s)  3ˆi  6kˆ then the work done is
(a) 43 (b) 56 (c) 6 3 (d) 46
17. If | A  B || A . B |, then angle between A and B will be
(a) 30° (b) 45° (c) 60° (d) 90°

If it is important to you, you will find a way. If not you will find an excuse.

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