45 Videos for "magnitude"

Navigation Problems  Problem 2
Math › Precalculus › Vectors and Parametric Equations
How we find the course and groundspeed of a complicated airplane problem when we are given its velocity and the wind velocity at 210 and 270 degrees. 
The Midpoint and Distance Formulas in 3D  Problem 3
Math › Precalculus › Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to find the equation of the set of points equidistant from two given points. 
Vector Operations in 3D  Problem 1
Math › Precalculus › Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to find the angle between two vectors in 3D, and how to tell whether two vectors are parallel or perpendicular. 
Area With the Cross Product  Problem 2
Math › Precalculus › Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to compute the area of a triangle in the xyplane using vectors formed from two of its sides. 
Introduction to the 3D Coordinate System  Problem 3
Math › Precalculus › Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to find the components of a vector from point A to point B in threedimensions, and how to find its length.