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Vector A and vector B both lie in the same xy plane . Is it possible for them to have same magnitude but different components and same components but different magnitude ?

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  1. first yes; second no

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  2. Two vectors A and B both lie in the xy-plane. (a) Is it possible for A to have the same magnitude as B but different components? (b) Is it possible for A to have the same components as B but a different magnitude?

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