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

If the magnitude of the sum of two vectors is less than the magnitude of either vector, then:

-the vectors must be parallel and in the same direction

-the scalar product of the vectors must be negative

-none of these

-the scalar product of the vectors must be positive

-the vectors must be parallel and in opposite directions

2. Relevant equations

V1+V2=V3

A(dot)B=ABcos(θ)

3. The attempt at a solution

I know the answer is that the scalar product of the vectors must be negative, but I don't get why.

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