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August 31, 2015
Number of results: 15,760

**Calculus and vectors-Help~David**

Rectangular prism is defined by vectors (2,0,0)(0,9,5) and (0,0,3). Find the volume. I have done this so far, would anyone please verify this. (2,0,0)(0,9,6) (0-2, 9-0, 6-0) =(-2,9,6) (-2,9,6)(0,0,3) =(2,-9,-3) (2)(-9)(-3)=54 cm^3 Therefore volume is 54 cm^3
*March 22, 2012 by Jake*

**Calculus**

Name two sets of vectors that could be used to span a set in R^3. Show how the vectors (-1,2,0) and (3,4,0) could each be written as a linear combination of the vectors you have chosen.
*April 28, 2010 by Jackiee*

**Calculus and Vectors**

THE VECTORS a - 5b AND a-b ARE PERPENDICULAR. IF a AND b ARE UNIT VECTORS, THEN DETERMINE a dot b
*May 11, 2013 by Johnny*

**Calculus and vectors**

A parallelogram is formed by R^3 by the vectors PA=(3,2,-3) and PB=(4,1,5). The point P=(0,2,3). a) what are the location of the vertices? b) what are the vectors representing the diagonals? c) what are the length of the diagonals?
*March 23, 2012 by Melinda*

**Calculus and vectors**

Please, help I don't understand vectors T.T 1. In the prism, assume all dimensions have different lengths, state the following: a) state 3 equal vectors to DC⃗ b) state 4 opposite vectors to BC⃗ ------------------------------------- Here is the prism below, imgur ...
*March 18, 2012 by Melissa*

**art/101**

· Examine the sculptures of Donatello’s David (Early Renaissance), Michelangelo’s David (High Renaissance), and Bernini’s David (Baroque). · Write a 300- to 350-word comparison of the different styles of the David sculptures by these three artists.
*October 27, 2010 by stephaine *

**ela**

I'm doing an essay on how author's language expresses change in character. First, I need to know how David changed from a particular event in the story David's Haircut by Ken Elkes. I want to say that David changed from the haircut or that David changed from the daydream he ...
*January 27, 2014 by lily*

**Calculus/Vectors**

Calculate the area of the parallelogram with sides consisting of the vectors: a = (1,2,-2) b = (-1,3,0)
*May 17, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Calculus and vectors**

Do the vectors (2,0,1),(-2,0,0) and (2,3,0) lie on the same plane? Explain your reasoning.
*March 26, 2012 by Melinda*

**science**

David is traveling at 20 m/s in a car when the car hits the tree. David comes to a complete stop in 0.4 seconds. What is David's acceleration?
*February 15, 2011 by Nicole*

**math**

given that vectors(p+2q) and (5p-4q) are orthogonal,if vectors p and q are the unit vectors,find the dot product of vectors p and q?
*January 2, 2013 by bhawani*

**math**

given that vectors(p+2q) and (5p-4q) are orthogonal,if vectors p and q are the unit vectors,find the product of vectors p and q?
*January 1, 2013 by bhawani*

**calculus**

Find two unit vectors that make an angle of 60° with v = 3, 4 (Enter your answer as a comma-separated list of vectors. Round your answers to four decimal places.)
*August 31, 2011 by colt*

**Calculus and vectors**

|C|=5 and |D|=8. The angle formed by vectors C and D is 35 degrees, and the angle formed by vectors A and C is 40 degrees. Determine |B|. Could someone explain this question
*March 23, 2012 by Jake*

**physics**

Can you help me with this one also? I know how to do it with 3 vectors but I can't seem to draw it with 4 vectors. The magnitudes of the four displacement vectors shown in the drawing are A=16.0 m, B=11.0 m, C=12.0 m, and D=26.0 m. Determine the (1) magnitude and (2) ...
*January 23, 2011 by Brittany*

**Calculus**

How would I find the equilibrant of three vectors? I am given a graph of three different vectors which meet at the point (0,0)
*April 30, 2015 by Sara*

**math**

Three pupils John, Daniel and David contributed a total of $400 for a party. John contributed $30 more than Daniel while, David contributed three times as much as John. If David contributed $x, which one of the equations below can be used to find David's contribution?
*January 29, 2015 by kudu*

**math**

Three pupils John, Daniel and David contributed a total of $400 for a party. John contributed $30 more than Daniel while, David contributed three times as much as John. If David contributed $x, write the equation can be used to find David's contribution?
*January 31, 2015 by kudu*

**Calculus**

Given vectors u= (1,-1,3) and v= (-4,5,3) find an ordered triple that represents vectors 3u-2v. a.(16,1,-7) b.(11,-13,3) c.(10,-12,1) d.(7,-7,16) I dont want you to straight up give me the answer. I need someone to teach me how to solve this problem. I am home schooled and i ...
*August 23, 2012 by alana*

**Calculus**

Two force vectors act on an object and the dot product of the two vectors is 20. If both of the force vectors are doubled in magnitude, what is their new dot product?
*March 29, 2012 by Jake*

**CALCULUS!!!!!**

Given the vectors a = (1, 3, 4) and b = (4, 5, -4), what is the angle between the two given vectors to the nearest degree?
*July 2, 2008 by Mathlicious*

**Calculus**

Suppose vectors a and b are vectors such that a x b =(3,1,4). What is the cross product of twice of a with twice of b?
*April 17, 2012 by Jake*

**Physics**

2 vectors have same magnitude.The magnitude of the resultant vector of these 2 vectors are same as either of both vectors.What is the angle between 2 vectors?
*November 21, 2014 by Tangy*

**Math - Algebraic Vectors**

Given the vectors: u = [3, 0] v = [-1, 2] a) Express the vector w = [2, 8] as a linear combination of vectors u and v. How do I do this?
*February 13, 2008 by Anonymous*

**math**

two vectors are defined as a=2i+xj and b=i-4j. find value of x if a) the vectors are parallel b) the vectors are perpendicular
*November 21, 2010 by karla*

**math**

two vectors are defined as a=2i+xj and b=i-4j. find value of x if a) the vectors are parallel b) the vectors are perpendicular
*November 21, 2010 by karla*

**PreCalculus**

Given vectors u=7i + 3j and v = -4i + 3j, find 5u-4v in terms of unit vectors. I am just beginning the study of vectors and have this problem. Could someone help? Thanks.
*January 29, 2009 by Joanie*

**University Physics**

David is driving at a steady 36.0 m/s when he passes Tina, who is sitting in her car at rest. Tina begins to accelerate at a steady 1.20 m/s2 at the instant when David passes. How far (in m) does Tina drive before passing David?
*September 12, 2011 by Me*

**Calculus**

a) Prove that |A|^2 = A•A for every vector A. (Note, the A's are vectors) b)Use this to show that if |F(t)| is constant for t for all (a,b), then F'(t)•F(t) = 0 for t for all (a,b). (Note the Fs are vectors)
*September 6, 2008 by Mark*

**math**

if vectors a+b+c=0 and modulus of the vectors a, b and c are 3 ,5 and 7 respectively. find the angle between the vectors a and b.
*January 5, 2013 by raja*

**Science**

2 vectors have same magnitude.The magnitude of the resultant vectors is same as either of both vectors.What is the angle between 2 vectors?
*November 21, 2014 by Tangy*

**Calculus and vectors**

Please help/verify the answer. 1. When you add vectors geometrically: a) vectors are aligned tail to tail b) vectors are aligned head to head c) vectors are aligned head to tail d) vectors are put side by side Is the answer D? -------------------------------------- 2. Adding a...
*March 26, 2012 by Melinda*

**Science- Physics**

David is driving a steady 24.0m/s when he passes Tina, who is sitting in her car at rest. Tina begins to accelerate at a steady 2.70m/s^2 at the instant when David passes. How far does Tina drive before passing David? What is her speed as she passes him?
*September 27, 2010 by Kim*

**college- Physics**

David is driving a steady 24.0m/s when he passes Tina, who is sitting in her car at rest. Tina begins to accelerate at a steady 2.70m/s^2 at the instant when David passes. How far does Tina drive before passing David? What is her speed as she passes him?
*September 27, 2010 by Kim*

**Physics**

David is driving a steady 21.0m/s when he passes Tina, who is sitting in her car at rest. Tina begins to accelerate at a steady 2.50m/s2 at the instant when David passes. How far does Tina drive before passing David? What is her speed as she passes him?
*September 13, 2013 by Kala*

**Physics**

David is driving a steady 24.0m/s when he passes Tina, who is sitting in her car at rest. Tina begins to accelerate at a steady 2.90m/s2 at the instant when David passes. How far does Tina drive before passing David? What is her speed as she passes him?
*September 26, 2013 by Ronan*

**physics**

David is driving at a steady 30.0 m/s when he passes Tina, who is sitting in her car at rest. Tina begins to accelerate at a steady 2.70 m/s^2 at the instant David passes. How far does Tina drive before passing David and what is her speed as she passes him?
*October 7, 2009 by Angela*

**Physics**

Emily challenges her husband, David, to catch a $1 bill as follows. She holds the bill vertically, with the center of the bill between David's index finger and thumb. David must catch the bill after Emily release it without moving his hand downward. If his reaction is 0.2 s, ...
*September 26, 2010 by stacy*

**math**

mia gave 1/3 of her 24 marbles to david how many did david get?
*April 26, 2012 by kendra*

**math**

Mia gave 1/3 of her 24 marbles to david. How many did david get?
*April 26, 2012 by kendra*

**Calulas and VECTORS**

THE VECTORS a - 5b AND a-b ARE PERPENDICULAR. IF a AND b ARE UNIT VECTORS, THEN DETERMINE a * b
*May 19, 2010 by z...........................*

**Calculus**

For which following condition, will the dot product of two vectors be zero? a) If the angle between them is 90°. b) If the angle between them is 0°. c) If the angle between them is 180° d) If the vectors have the same magnitude. Anyone know what the answer is?
*July 4, 2008 by MileyWannabe*

**Calculus and vectors**

Explain how the vector C⃗(Going from the head of B⃗ to the head of A⃗) can be written in terms of vectors A⃗ and B⃗ Given the shape in this url: imgur dot com/5nT3V
*March 18, 2012 by Melissa*

**vectors**

Determine whether each statement is true or false. Provide a brief justification. a. Two lines with parallel direction vectors willnot intersect. b. Two linesthat are perpendicularin R3 willhave perpendicular direction vectors. c. Two linesthat havenon-paralleldirection ...
*June 9, 2010 by Alicia*

**english**

Does this sound good or do I need an a comma behind David. I think it sounds ok but i would like another person input. My nephew David is a lawyer.
*August 11, 2009 by cindy*

**Physics Vectors**

two vectors A and B have magnitude such that A>B. We do not know the directions of the vectors. however we can say that the magnitude of the sum A+B must be between? a) B and 2A b)A and A+B c) A-B and A+B d) A-B and A e) B and A+B
*September 27, 2012 by cody*

**Calculus**

Find the inner product of vectors a and b if a = (3, 0, –1) and b = (4, –2, 5,) and state whether the vectors are perpendicular. Find the inner product of vectors a and b if a=(4,-2,-2) and b= (-7,-2,4) , and state whether the vectors are perpendicular.
*September 10, 2012 by horre*

**Math**

Matt has twice as many stickers as David. If David has d stickers, and Matt gives David 10 stickers, how many stickers does each have in terms of d?
*February 20, 2009 by Craig*

**physical science**

The resultant vector of two particular displacement vectors dose not equal the sum of the magnitudes of the individual vectors. Describe the directions of the two vectors.
*May 2, 2011 by Becky*

**12th grade**

prove that normal to plane containing 3 points whose position vectors are a vector,b vector,c vectorlies in direction addition of cross product of vectors b and c and cross product of vectors c and a and cross product of vectors a and b
*September 22, 2009 by parth*

**ms sue checkanswer lang arts**

10. Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly? David wants to go skiing; however he can’t go with you this weekend. *******David wants to go skiing, however, he can’t go with you this weekend. David wants to go skiing; however, he can’t go with you this weekend...
*April 3, 2013 by jman*

**Vectors**

THE VECTORS a - 5b AND a-b ARE PERPENDICULAR. IF a AND b ARE UNIT VECTORS, THEN DETERMINE a * b
*May 11, 2013 by Johnny*

**Math: Calculus - Geometric Vectors**

Find the magnitude and the direction of the resultant of each of the following systems of forces using geometric vectors. a) Forces of 3 N and 8 N acting at an angle of 60 degrees to each other. Please help me with this question. I don't understand the wording, so I don't know...
*February 17, 2008 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

Find parametric equations and symmetric equations for the line through P0 and perpendicular to both given vectors. (P0 corresponds to t = 0.) P0 = (4, 3, 0) i + j and j + k Not exactly sure what to do, how do I find what is perpendicular to both vectors?
*August 24, 2011 by lines & planes*

**Calculus III- Please Help**

2. Use the properties of the dot product to show that (⃗b·⃗c)a−(⃗a·⃗c)⃗b is perpendicular to ⃗c. Must be shown for arbitrary vectors. I have tried to assign each vector (b,a,c) arbitrary identities with unit vectors i,j,k, but I'm ...
*January 30, 2012 by Joy*

**vectors**

ok theres a graph. its like this. basically theres a ray coming from the origin going up and left diagonally at about a 30 degree angle. the question says "for the following vectors draw the component vectors along the x and y axis". what do i do?!
*August 5, 2009 by jawn*

**physics-vectors**

If the magnitude of the sum of two vectors is greater than the magnitude of either vector, then: If the magnitude of the sum of two vectors is less than the magnitude of either vector, then: a. the scaler product of the vectors must be negative b. the scaler product of the ...
*August 6, 2007 by mekeke*

**english**

What needs to be done to correct this sentence? Just what would you do,David,if the situation were reversed? a. THE SENTENCE IS CORRECTLY PUNCUATED b. REMOVE THE COMMA BEFORE DAVID c. REMOVE THE COMMA AFTER DAVID d. REPLACE THE COMMA WITH A SEMICOLON The sentence is just fine ...
*October 18, 2006 by Kourtney*

**English**

Can someone read over my two paragraphs to see if I need to make any changes to make my words stronger or any grammar or punctual mistakes. Live as if tomorrow is your last day, learn as if you live for eternity. I am David is based on a true story by Anne Holm. This story is ...
*June 3, 2015 by thi.a*

**Maths-Vectors Help!**

Please can you help me as I have just been introduced to your Help Forum: Determine whether the vectors u, v and w given below are linearly independent or dependent where u, v and w are non-colliner vectors such that u=2a-3b+c , v=3a-5b+2c and w=4a-5b+c. thanks. Use exactly ...
*April 16, 2007 by Charles*

**Law(case analysis)**

1. Identify all potential lawsuits (eg. parties and theories) which could occur. Case: David is a former employee of 123 Bytes. He enters the property of 123 Bytes, claiming that the company owes him $1,000 in back wages. An argument ensues, and the 123 Bytes manager, Bill, ...
*January 29, 2007 by Anthony*

**English**

Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly? David wants to go skiing; however he can’t go with you this weekend. David wants to go skiing, however, he can’t go with you this weekend. David wants to go skiing; however, he can’t go with you this weekend. I think it...
*November 30, 2012 by Deborah*

**calculus - vectors**

Show that x dot y = 1/2 ( |x + y^2| - |x|^2 - |y|^2 )
*February 28, 2008 by Michelle*

**Calculus**

Given vectors u= (3, -4, 1) and v= (2, 1, -5) Find: a) u x v b)|u x v|
*May 16, 2010 by Ariza*

**vectors**

If two vectors u and v fit the equation (u − v) • (u − v) = u•u+v•v, how must these vectors u and v be related? What familiar theorem does this equation represent?
*April 12, 2010 by sally*

**linear algebra**

which of the following sets of vectors span R^3? a.){(1, -1, 2), (0, 1, 1)} b.) {1, 2, -1), (6, ,3, 0), (4, -1, 2), (2, -5, 4)} c.) {(2, 2, 3), (-1, -2, 1), (0, 1, 0)} d.) {(1, 0, 0), (0, 1, 0), (0, 0, 1), (1, 1, 1)} can someone show the steps to check for one of them and i ...
*July 19, 2007 by chris*

**physics**

Given the vectors = (19 cm, -7 cm) in green and = (-23 cm, 9 cm) in blue shown on the grid below, calculate the magnitude of the vectors described below and select the correct sketch for each from the choices below. The tail-to-head method is used to represent the operations ...
*October 15, 2013 by butcha*

**math**

david and joseph have a total of 328 marbles. Mathew and david have 176 marbles. joseph has 5 times as many as Mathew. how many marbles does david have?
*March 31, 2013 by shohanur*

**math**

david and joseph have a total of 328 marbles. Mathew and david have 176 marbles. joseph has 5 times as many as Mathew. how many marbles does david have?
*March 31, 2013 by shohanur*

**math**

david and joseph have a total of 328 marbles. Mathew and david have 176 marbles. joseph has 5 times as many as Mathew. how many marbles does david have?
*March 31, 2013 by shohanur*

**English**

1. This is my cousin David. 2. Please meet my cousin David. 3. Let me introduce my cousin David. (Do they have the same meaing? Are they the expressions we can use when we introduce somebody to others? Why do we have to use 'meet' in this situation? Can't we use other ...
*November 30, 2010 by rfvv*

**LA - 2 questions!!?**

Which word in the following sentence is a reflexive pronoun? As Mark slid towards home plate, he collided with the catcher and hurt himself. toward he himself collided*** Suppose you are reading two novels about boys who are sent to boarding schools. One novel, about David, is...
*October 22, 2014 by SkatingDJ*

**MATH**

David wants to reduce a rectangular image on his computer so that the new image has 25% of the area of the original image. How should David modify the image? Justify your answer.
*February 17, 2014 by Anon*

**physics**

David and his father sat at the end of a see-saw 2 m from the pivot. where should David's mother sit in order to balance the see-saw
*February 18, 2014 by shaz b*

**Calculus**

Show that the vectors (-1,2,3), (4,1,-2) and (-14,-1,16) do not lie on the same plane
*April 28, 2010 by Blazon*

**Calculus **

Prove each property using Cartesian vectors: A) (u +v) + w = u + (v + w)
*May 8, 2010 by Ariza*

**Calculus **

Find the dot product of the pair of vectors; s=4i +j t=-i -j
*May 8, 2010 by Bobby*

**calculus**

Given vectors u= (t, 2t, 3) and v=(2t, 5t, -1). For what values of t a) are u and v parallel? b) are u and v perpendicular?
*May 16, 2010 by Ashley*

**Calculus**

Given vectors u= (t, 2t, 3) and v=(2t, 5t, -1). For what values of t a) are u and v parallel? b) are u and v perpendicular?
*May 24, 2010 by Ria*

**calculus**

What conditions must be satisfied by vectors u and v for this to be true? |u + v| >|u - v|
*May 24, 2010 by Abigail *

**Calculus**

For which value(s) of k will the dot product of the vectors (k,2k-1, 3) and (k,5,-4) be 7? I did this so far, 2k-1=5 6/2 k=3
*March 29, 2012 by Jake*

**Calculus**

Calculate the dot product of two vectors: m = [4,5,-1] and n = [6,-2,7]
*May 9, 2012 by J*

**Calculus**

A rectangular prism is defined by vectors (2,0,0) (0,9,6) and (0,0,3). Find the volume.
*March 22, 2012 by Melissa*

**Calculus**

1. Find a unit vector which is perpendicular to both of the vectors m=[4, 2, -3] and n=[2, -3, 1]
*May 24, 2012 by j*

**Calculus**

2. Give that the vectors u=[2, t, -4] and v=[1, -3, t-4] are perpendicular, find the value of the constant, t.
*May 24, 2012 by j*

**Calculus**

1. Find a unit vector which is perpendicular to both of the vectors m=[4, 2, -3] and n=[2, -3, 1]
*May 25, 2012 by j*

**Calculus**

2. Give that the vectors u=[2, t, -4] and v=[1, -3, t-4] are perpendicular, find the value of the constant, t.
*May 25, 2012 by j*

**Calculus**

Let u = (-2,3) and v = (5,-6). Find the sum and the dot product of these two vectors.
*July 5, 2012 by Brock*

**Calculus**

If 3(a,3,2)-2(3,b,b)=(-3,1,-2) determine a and b. Describe the set spanned by the vectors. I don't know how to answer this
*April 30, 2015 by Sara*

**Math vectors**

For which of the following conditions will the cross product of two vectors be zero? a) If the angle between them is 90°. b) If the angle between them is 0°. c) If the angle between them is 45°. d) If the vectors have the same magnitude.
*February 26, 2015 by Sheliza*

**college Algebra/Linear Algebra**

Find a Basis for each of these substances of R^4 (a) All vectors whose components are equal (b) All vectors whose component add to zero (c) All vectors that are perpendicular to (1,1,0,0) and (1,0,11) (d) The column space (In R^2) and nullspace(In R^5) of U=[1 0 1 0 1] [0 1 0 ...
*November 3, 2010 by traxx*

**math**

1.A father can do a job in a certain number of hours. His son takes twice as long to do the job. Working together, they can do the job in 6 hours. How many hours does it take the father to do the job alone? A.9 B.18 C.12 D.10 3.David is 5 years older than Paul. In 5 years, ...
*July 30, 2014 by Mat*

**perpendicular vectors**

Find two unit vectors each of which is perpendicular to vectors (1, 1, 0) and (1,0,1) What I did: a x b = (1, -1, -1) |axb|=square toot 3 correct answer is +/- (1/√3 - 1/√3 - 1/√3) or =+/- 1/√3 (1, -1, -1)
*February 11, 2015 by annonymous*

**Calculus **

Resolve u=[3,4,7] into two orthogonal vectors, one of which is collinear with v=[1,2,3].
*May 23, 2010 by Arima *

**Calculus **

Resolve u=[3,4,7] into two orthogonal vectors, one of which is collinear with v=[1,2,3].
*May 23, 2010 by Arima *

**Calculus**

3. Determine that the vectors u=[t, 4, 2t+1] and v=[t+2, 1-t, -1] are perpendicular, find the possible values of the contant, t.
*May 24, 2012 by j*

**Calculus**

3. Determine that the vectors u=[t, 4, 2t+1] and v=[t+2, 1-t, -1] are perpendicular, find the possible values of the contant, t.
*May 25, 2012 by j*

**calculus**

For the vectors x=(0,6,-5), y=(2,1,4) and z=(-2,3,-1) what is the value of (2x+y)·(3y-z)? (dot product question and each letter is a vector)
*August 16, 2014 by Liz*

**literature**

can you interpret the way of life, culture and aspirations of people from the literary piece that they produced??? like the one wrote by david diop; "Africa"...how did david diop come up with the poem??? what are the things the poem is trying to emphasize???
*January 29, 2008 by gwapa ko*

**Math**

Hi, I really need help on this question, I'm stuck. Lake View Middle School is having elections for Class President. Shawn has received a certain amount of votes. April has 6 more votes than Shawn, and David has 6 times as many votes as April. Michael received 1/2 the amount ...
*April 14, 2007 by Robert*