3 Videos for "cross product magnitude of vectors area parallelogram"

Area With the Cross Product  Problem 1
Math › Precalculus › Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to compute the area of a parallelogram using the cross product of the vectors that determine it. 
Area With the Cross Product  Concept
Math › Precalculus › Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to show that the magnitude of the cross product of two vectors gives the area of the parallelogram determined by those two vectors. 
Area With the Cross Product  Problem 3
Math › Precalculus › Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to compute the area of a triangle in xyzspace using vectors formed from two of its sides.