(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Find a unit vector in the direction of the given vector w=-i-2j

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

-i

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vertical -2j_________________

Could someone please show me how I would do it grafically and algebraically?

Do I just need to find the magnitude? Wouldn't any vector that has a negative x component and a negative y component work?

square root (-1)^2+(-2)^2=square root 5

Thank you very much

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# Homework Help: Find the vector algebraically

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