(2) Vectors

Give one sample application and describe/illustrate how the vector can be used.

Archery: There are a lot of things to consider when it comes to archery and wind is one of them since it has an effect on a projectile’s trajectory. In order to hit the target, the wind + other factors must be considered to direct it to the target. When we draw back the bowstring, force is exerted on the string to bend it in order to fire a shot. The right amount of force (must not exceed the limit of draw length) and pointing it at the right direction (consider factors that will affect its trajectory) will increase the chances of hitting the target.