# Discrete Math - Vectors

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### Discrete Math - Geometric Vectors

Under what conditions will 3 vectors having magnitudes of 7, 24 and 25, respectively, have the zero vector as a resultant? I don't get this question at all.

### Discrete Math - Geometric Vectors

I'm lost! How do you add the following vectors? Please provide a step by step answer! 1) EA - CB + DB + AD 2) PT - QT + SR - SQ

### 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?

### 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?

### 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?

### 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

### 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

### Discrete Math - Vectors

Can you please help me correct my answers for the following two questions? 1) A tour boat travels 25 km due east and then 15 km S50°E. Represent these displacements in a vector diagram, then calculate the resultant displacement. ====== My Work: I drew the vectors and ...

### 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.

### Elementary Math

The temperature of a cup of coffee is a discrete or continuous random variable? Am I correct " Discrete"

### Math

Let a, b, and c be unit vectors, such that a+b+c=0. Show that the angle between any two of these vectors is 120 degrees. I proved this geometrically, but now my teacher wants a proof using vectors, and I don't know what to do.

### MATH

Determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable. The braking time of a car Is it discrete?

### research and evaluation

Give examples of both discrete and continuous data? What makes them different? Is the measurement of money continuous or discrete? Explain. Can discrete data be analyzed using the normal distribution? Why or why not?

### 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) ...

### Math

A movie store sells DVDs for \$11 each. What is the cost C of n DVDs? Identify the situation as discrete or continuous. a. C=11n;continuous*** b. C=11+n;discrete c. C=11+n;continuous d. C=11n;discrete

### Math

A movie store sells DVDs for \$11 each. What is the cost C of n DVDs? Identify the situation as discrete or continuous. a. C=11n;continuous*** b. C=11+n;discrete c. C=11+n;continuous d. C=11n;discrete

### Stats

Determine the following random variables discrete or continuous: a)Number of fish I caught during 2 hours? I said: discrete b)Temperature of a coffee cup? I said: continuous c)Height of a 2-year-old maple tree? I said: continuous d) Number of credit cards I have in my wallet? ...

### Physics

Please help me with this its very hard to visualize the problem. The analytical method of adding vectors expressed in terms of their components may be applied to vectors in three dimensions, for which graphical work is inconvenient. Find the magnitude of the resultant of the ...

### statistics, are my calculations correct?

classify the following as discrete or continuous random variables: a) the time it takes to run a marathon- i think that it is discrete b) the number of fractions between one and two- i think that it is discrete? c) a pair of dice is rolled and the sum to appear on the dice is ...

### Stats

Classify the following as discrete or continuous random variables. (A) The time it takes to run a marathon (B) The number of fractions between 1 and 2 (C) A pair of dice is rolled, and the sum to appear on the dice is recorded (D) The length of a broad jump I got: (A) ...

### Is this right?? Stats....

Classify the following as discrete or continuous random variables. (A) The time it takes to run a marathon (B) The number of fractions between 1 and 2 (C) A pair of dice is rolled, and the sum to appear on the dice is recorded (D) The length of a broad jump I got: (A) ...

### 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?

### 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.

### 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.

### math

Determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable. The number of freshmen in the required course, English 101 The braking time of a car I think the first one discrete and the second is continous is this correct?

### 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?

Determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable. The number of freshmen in the required course, English 101 The braking time of a car I think the first one discrete and the second is continous is this correct?

### Calculus and Vectors

THE VECTORS a - 5b AND a-b ARE PERPENDICULAR. IF a AND b ARE UNIT VECTORS, THEN DETERMINE a dot b

### Math - vectors

For what value of t are these two vectors parallel? a) r = 4i + tj and s = 14i - 12j What I Know: vectors are parallel if one is a scalar multiple of the other. I need to find a way that r and s relate by finding what number you can multiply r by to equal s. What I Don't Know...

### Calulas and VECTORS

THE VECTORS a - 5b AND a-b ARE PERPENDICULAR. IF a AND b ARE UNIT VECTORS, THEN DETERMINE a * b

### 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 ...

### 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 ...

### Discrete Math

There are 150 students taking Discrete Mathematics II, Calculus II, and Physics I courses. Of these 51 are taking Discrete Mathematics II, 111 are taking Calculus II, and 63 are taking Physics I. There are 41 taking Discrete Mathematics II and Calculus II, 32 students taking ...

### 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

### 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.

if a and b are unit vectors, and magnitude of vectors a +b = sq. root of 3, determine (2a-5b) dot (b+3a).

### Math

if vectors a+2b and 5a-4b are perpendicular to each other and a and b are unit vectors. Find the angle between a and b.

### 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.

### 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?

### Math

Prove that vectors u, v and w are coplanar if and only if vectors u, v and w are linearly dependent.

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

### Math vectors

What can be said about two vectors whose cross product is the zero vector?

### DISCRETE MATH

HOW CAN YOU USE DISCRETE PROBABILITY TO CALCULATE THE PROBABILITY OF TESTING 5 DEVICES SUCH THAT ALL 5 END UP BEING NONDEFECTIVE, GIVEN THERE ARE 20 DEFECTIVE DEVICES TOTAL OF THE ORIGINAL 100 DEVICES? WHAT IS THE SAMPLE SPACE?

### Vectors

THE VECTORS a - 5b AND a-b ARE PERPENDICULAR. IF a AND b ARE UNIT VECTORS, THEN DETERMINE a * b

### math

Two vectors have magnitudes of 3 units and 8 units respectively. The resultant of these two vectors has a magnitude of 8 units. What is the angle between these two vectors?

### Math

the question i need help with is: Classify the random variable as finite discrete, infinite discrete or continuous. The random variable given is the number of hours a child watches television on a given day.

### Stats

1.Number of people in attendance at a baseball game qualitative/ordinal qualitative/nominal quantitative/discrete quantitative/continuous 2. number of tracks on a CD qualitative/ordinal qualitative/nominal quantitative/discrete quantitative/continuous 3.eye color qualitative/...

### Math

In your own line of work, give one example of a discrete and one example of a continuous random variable, and describe why each is continuous or discrete.

### Discrete or continuous help

Identify the given random variable as being discrete or continuous. The number of stories in a specific Manhattan office building.

### 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?!

### 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 ...

### Math

The position vectors for points P and Q are 4 I + 3 j + 6 j + 6 k respectively. Express vector PQ in terms of unit vectors I, j and k. Hence find the length of PQ, in simplified surd form.

### Math

Given two non-collinear vectors a and b, show that a, axb, and (axb)xa are mutually perpendicular. Also Express the unit vectors i, j, and k as ordered triplets and show that i x j = k what are ordered triplets? Using components show that u x v = -v x u for any vectors u and v.

### Science

Two equal vectors are working at a point.The resultant is equal to one of those vectors.Prove that the resultant bisects the angle between the vectors.

### 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 ...

### 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?

### discrete data

Can discrete data be analyzed using a normal distribution?

### 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 ...

### 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 ...

### Math (Vectors)

Determine the values of a and b in the following vectors for the indicated property. m=<10,a,15> and n=<2,-3,b> and vector m is parallel to vector n. Thanks in advance!

### Math Vectors

Verify (a + a) × (a+ b) = 0⃗ . What can be said about two vectors whose cross product is the zero vector a x b = i j k 3 -3 1 -12 12 -4 = i ( (-3) · (-4) - 1 · 12 ) - j ( 3 · (-4) - 1 · (-12) ) + k ( 3 · 12 - (-3) · (-12) ) = = i ( 12 - 12 ) - j ( (-12) - (-12...

### Math: Vectors

I forgot how to do the following, so I'm not sure if they're correct or not: Find the work done by a force "F" that causes a displacement "d". i and j = unit vectors a) F = 4i + j d = 3i + 10j W = (4i + j)(3i + 10j) W = 12|i|^2 + 40ij + 3ij + 10|j|^2 W = 12(1) + 40(0) + 3(0...

### Math

Sarah has to go to her brother's baseball tournament that lasts for 4 days. She eats two-thirds of a hotdog at every game. He plays 2 games a day. Define your variables, write a function rule, find the domain and range, and tell whether the data is discrete of continuous. ...

### math

The cruising speed of a Boeing 767 in still air is 530 mph. Suppose that a 767 is cruising directly east when it encounters an 80 mph wind blowing 40 degrees south of west. Sketch the vectors for the velocities of the airplane and the wind. Express both vectors in ordered pair...

### 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 ...

### Math: Vectors

Find any vector w that is perpendicular to both vector "u = 3j + 4k" and vector "v = 2i". Note: i, j and k are unit vectors How would you solve this problem? Please walk me through?

### 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)

Given the following: vector u= [-2,-1,2] and vector v=[1,-1,-4] and vector w= [4,3,-2] find: a)theta, the angle between vectors, u and w. b)Are the vectors, u, v, and w coplanar?Show your answer algebraically.

### Math - equation of plane and vectors

A plane is defined by the equations x-4y+2z=16. Find two vectors parallel to the plane.

### Math - equation of plane and vectors

A plane is defined by the equations x-4y+2z=16. Find two vectors parallel to the plane.

### physics

The vectors sum of two vectors of magnitude 10units and 15units can never be

### Vectors

If vector a and b are unit vectors, and |a+b|= root3, determine (2a-5b) dot product(b+3a)

### Calculus/Vectors

Calculate the area of the parallelogram with sides consisting of the vectors: a = (1,2,-2) b = (-1,3,0)

### Vectors/Calc

Calculate the area of the parallelogram with sides consisting of the vectors: a = (1,2,-2) b = (-1,3,0)

### Calculus and vectors

Do the vectors (2,0,1),(-2,0,0) and (2,3,0) lie on the same plane? Explain your reasoning.

### Physics

Find the vector cross product of two vectors C=2i-j and D=i+2j-3k. What is the angle between the vectors

### URGENT - Vectors

At what angle should be adjusted the two vectors to have the same value of their //A+B// and //A-B//?

### Vectors Math

Use a specific example to prove that the cross product is also not associative. That is, use three specific vectors in 3-sapce to show that a×( b × c ) is not equal to ( a ×b ) × c.

### Vectors

Vectors a and b have magnitudes 2 and 3, respectively. If one of them is 50degrees, find the vector 5a-2b and state its magnitude.

### Vectors

Given vectors A = -4.8i + 6.8j and B = 9.6i + 6.7j, determine the vector C that lies in the xy plane perpendicular to B and whose dot product with A is 20.0.

### Physics

Find the scalar product of the vectors ai+bj and bi-aj . Where a and b are arbitrary constants. What's the angle between the two vectors?

### Vectors

Determine two unit vectors that are perpendicular to both a=[-5,6,2] and d=[3,3,-8].

### Vectors

Vectors "v" and "w" are given by v = 5i - 2j and w = i + 3j. Find scalars r and s such that r ( v - w) = ( r + s )i - 20j.

### physics

Find the vectors.sum of ihe three vectors A=-3i-2j+7k, B=i+3j+k, C=-k

### Physics

If the vectors A and B are such that |A+B|=|A-B, then find the angle between vectors A and B?

### Vectors/Calc

Note: u,v,w,a,b are all vectors Given that u= xa + 2yb v= -2ya + 3yb w= 4a - 2b where a and b are collinear, find the values of x and y for which 2u - v =w

### Physics

Given the displacement vectors A = (7.00 - 1.00 + 3.00 ) m and B = (6.00 + 5.00 - 3.00 ) m, find the magnitudes of the following vectors and express each in terms of its rectangular components. (a) C = A - B (b) D = 3A + B

### physics only solve now

the greatest and least resultant of vectors are 21 N and 7 N respectively.find the two vectors

### Calculus

Sketch the vector field F⃗ (r⃗ )=2r⃗ in the plane, where r⃗ =⟨x,y⟩. Select all that apply. A.All the vectors point away from the origin. B. The vectors increase in length as you move away from the origin. C. All the vectors point toward ...

### MATH

(A) Classify the following as an example of nominal, ordinal, interval, or ratio level of measurement, and state why it represents this level: zip codes for the state of Pennsylvania (B) Determine if this data is qualitative or quantitative: Nationality (C) In your own line of...

### linear algebra

Which of the given subsets of R3 are subspaces? (a) The set of all vectors of the form [a;b;0] b)The set of all vectors of the form [a;b;c] where a > 0. c) The set of all vectors of the form [a;c;c] d) The set of all vectors of the form [a;b;c] where 2a − b + c = 5. ...

### math vectors

Find the angle between two vectors. In radians and in degrees. u=<1,0,-3>, v=<2,-2,1> I got radians = 1.676 degrees = 96

### Physics

The sum & difference of two non-zero vectors Ä & B are equal in magnitude.what can you conclude about these vectors?why?

The centroid of the triangle OAB is denoted by G. If O is the origin and OA=4i + 3j ,OB=6i-j. Find OG in terms of the unit vectors, I and j.

### vectors

how do you determine if two vectors are a) Collinear b) orthogonal?

### vectors problem!!!! help!!!!

Vectors u=2i+9j+0k and v=13i+18j+0k. What is the value of |u×v|?

### 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

### Physics Help!!!!

Describe what it means (describe the motion) if the acceleration vector has the same direction as the velocity vectors, and what it means if the acceleration vector has the opposite direction as the velocity vectors. Consider all four possibilities and explain what would ...

### Physics Help!!!!

Describe what it means (describe the motion) if the acceleration vector has the same direction as the velocity vectors, and what it means if the acceleration vector has the opposite direction as the velocity vectors. Consider all four possibilities and explain what would ...

### Physics

Consider two vectors one of magnitude 3 and the other 4 unit, which of the following is not correct? We can combine these vectors to yield a resultant of. A.7 B.5 C.1 D.0