Posted by **J** on Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 11:03pm.

1. a) Write the vector and parametric equations of the line through the points A(6, -1, 5) and B(-2, -3, 6).

b) Find another point on the line in (a).

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**Steve**, Friday, May 4, 2012 at 11:10am
r = 6i-j+5k + t(-8i-2j+k)

x = 6-8t

y = -1-2t

z = 5+t

- Calculus grade 12 -
**J**, Friday, May 4, 2012 at 1:32pm
Can you please do b) Steve? Thank you.

- Calculus grade 12 -
**J**, Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 12:07am
Steve, for a) I got this instead:

vector equation:

[x, y, z] = [6, -1, 5] + t[-8, -2, 1]

parametric equation:

x=6+t(-2)

x=6-2t

y=-1+t(-3)

y=-1-3t

z=5+6t

is that correct? ...

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