# 2nd PUC Maths Question Bank Chapter 10 Vector Algebra Ex 10.3

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## Karnataka 2nd PUC Maths Question Bank Chapter 10 Vector Algebra Ex 10.3

### 2nd PUC Maths Vector Algebra NCERT Text Book Questions and Answers Ex 10.3

Question 1.
Find the angle between two vectors $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}} \text { and } \overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}$$ with magnitudes $$\sqrt{3}$$ and 2 respectively having $$\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}} \cdot \overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}}=\sqrt{6}$$  Question 2.
Find the angle between the vectors
$$\hat{\mathbf{i}}-2 \hat{\mathbf{j}}+3 \hat{\mathbf{k}} \text { and } 3 \hat{\mathbf{i}}-2 \hat{\mathbf{j}}+\hat{\mathbf{k}}$$ Question 3.
Find the projection of the vector $$\hat{\mathbf{i}}-\hat{\mathbf{j}}$$ on the vector $$\hat{\mathbf{i}}+\hat{\mathbf{j}}$$ Question 4.
Find the projection of the vector $$\hat{\mathbf{i}}+3 \hat{\mathbf{j}}+7 \hat{\mathbf{k}}$$ on the vector $$7 \hat{\mathbf{i}}-\hat{\mathbf{j}}+8 \hat{\mathbf{k}}$$ Question 5.
Show that each of the given three vectors is a unit vector.
$$\frac{1}{7}(2 \hat{i}+3 \hat{j}+6 \hat{k}), \frac{1}{7}(3 \hat{i}-6 \hat{j}+2 \hat{k}), \frac{1}{7}(6 \hat{i}+2 \hat{j}-3 \hat{k})$$
Also, show that they are mutually perpendicular to each other.  Question 6.
$$\text { Find }|\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}| \text { and }|\overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}}|, \text { if }(\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}+\overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}}) \cdot(\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}-\overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}})=8 \text { and }|\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}|=8|\overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}}|$$ Question 7.
Evaluate the product
$$(3 \vec{a}-5 \vec{b}) \cdot(2 \vec{a}+7 \vec{b})$$ Question 8.
Find the magnitude of two vectors $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}} \text { and } \overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}$$, having the same magnitude and such that the angle between them is 60° and their scalar product is 1/2 Question 9.
Find $$|\overrightarrow{\mathbf{x}}|$$ if for a unit vector $$\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}},(\overrightarrow{\mathrm{x}}-\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}})\cdot(\overrightarrow{\mathrm{x}}+\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}})=12$$  Question 10.
If $$\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}=2 \hat{\mathrm{i}}+2 \hat{\mathrm{j}}+3 \hat{\mathrm{k}}, \overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}}=-\hat{\mathrm{i}}+2 \hat{\mathrm{j}}+\hat{\mathrm{k}}$$ and $$\overrightarrow{\mathrm{c}}=3 \hat{\mathrm{i}}+\hat{\mathrm{j}}$$ are such that $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}}+\lambda \overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}$$ is perpendicular to $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{c}}$$, then the value of λ  Question 11.
Show that $$|\overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}}| \overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}+|\overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}| \overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}}$$ is a perpendicular to $$|\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}| \overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}-|\overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}}| \overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}$$, for ant two non zero vectors $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}} \text { and } \overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}$$ Question 12.
If $$\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}} \cdot \overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}=0 \text { and } \overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}} \cdot \overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}}=0$$, then what can be concluded about the vector $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}$$ Question 13.
If $$\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}, \overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}}, \overrightarrow{\mathrm{c}}$$are unit vector such that $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}}+\overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}+\overrightarrow{\mathbf{c}}=\overrightarrow{\mathbf{0}}$$, find the value of $$\overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}} \cdot \overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}}+\overrightarrow{\mathrm{b}} \cdot \overrightarrow{\mathrm{c}}+\overrightarrow{\mathrm{c}} \cdot \overrightarrow{\mathrm{a}}$$  Question 14.
If either vector $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}}=\overrightarrow{\mathbf{0}} \quad \text { or } \quad \overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}=\overrightarrow{\mathbf{0}}$$ then $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}} \cdot \overrightarrow{\mathbf{b}}=\overrightarrow{\mathbf{0}}$$. But the converse need not be true. Justify your answer with an example.  Question 15.
If the vertices A, B, C of a triangle ABC are (1, 2, 3), (-1, 0, 0), (0, 1, 2), respectively, then find ∠ABC, [∠ABC is the angle between the vectors $$\bar { BA }$$ and $$\bar { BC }$$ . Question 16.
Show that the points A (1, 2, 7), B (2, 6, 3) and C (3, 10, -1) are collinear.  Question 17.
Show that the vector$$2 \hat{i}-\hat{j}+\hat{k}, \hat{i}-3 \hat{j}-5 \hat{k}$$ and
$$\text { and } 3 \hat{i}-4 \hat{j}-4 \hat{k}$$ from the vertices of a right angled triangle:  If $$\overrightarrow{\mathbf{a}}$$ is a nonzero vector of magnitude ‘a’ and
λ a nonzero scalar then λ $$\vec{a}$$ is unit vector if………. 