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The Vector Equation of a Line
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to write the vector equation of a line.
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Radii to Tangents
Geometry Circles
How to define a tangent line; how to determine the angle a radius to a tangent forms.
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Lines in 3D
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to find the vector and parametric equations of a line when given two points on the line.
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Finding the Equation of a Graphed Line
Algebra Linear Equations and Their Graphs
How to write the equation of a graphed line.
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Parametrizing a Line Segment
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to write the parametric equations of a line segment that goes from point A to point B.
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Lines in Polar Coordinates
Precalculus Polar Coordinates and Complex Numbers
How to find the polar equation of a line through the origin (or pole).
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Angle Inclination of a Line
Precalculus Advanced Trigonometry
How to find the angle of inclination of a line.
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Angle Inclination of a Line
Trigonometry Advanced Trigonometry
How to find the angle of inclination of a line.
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PointSlope Form of a Line
Algebra 2 Graphs of Linear Equations
How to use pointslope form of a line.
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The Tangent Function
Trigonometry Trigonometric Functions
How to define the tangent function for all angles.
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The Tangent Function
Precalculus Trigonometric Functions
How to define the tangent function for all angles.
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Motion Along a Line
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to write equations describing motion in a straight line given the velocity and the position when t=0.
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Evaluating the Tangent Function
Trigonometry Trigonometric Functions
How to evaluate the tangent of 3*pi/4.
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Evaluating the Tangent Function
Precalculus Trigonometric Functions
How to evaluate the tangent of 3*pi/4.
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Line Segments
Geometry Geometry Building Blocks
How to define and label a line segment.
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Constructing a Perpendicular at a Point on a Line
Geometry Constructions
How to construct a perpendicular line at a point on a line.
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Parallel and Skew Lines
Geometry Geometry Building Blocks
How to mark parallel lines, how to show lines are parallel, and how to compare skew and parallel lines.
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Parallel and Skew Lines
Precalculus Equations of Lines, Parabolas and Circles
How to mark parallel lines, how to show lines are parallel, and how to compare skew and parallel lines.
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PointSlope Form of Linear Equations
Algebra Linear Equations and Their Graphs
How to write the equation of a line in pointslope form.
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