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anonymous
 4 years ago
Find a vector equation and parametric equations for the line segment that joins P(2, 0, 0) Q(6, 2, 2)
anonymous
 4 years ago
Find a vector equation and parametric equations for the line segment that joins P(2, 0, 0) Q(6, 2, 2)

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Remember that to get vector equation you need any point that lies on to the line and a vector that goes in the same direction.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You could pick point P or point Q.

across
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2You could try\[\mathbf{r}(t)=\mathbf{P}+t(\mathbf{Q}\mathbf{P}),\qquad0\leq t\leq1.\]Notice that if \(t=0\), then \(\mathbf{r}(t)=\mathbf{P}\), and if \(t=1\), then \(\mathbf{r}(t)=\mathbf{Q}\).

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How do you make the letters bold @across ?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@across Do I just plug in the values P and Q for that formula?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0just write Large before you type

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\vec{r}=\large{P}\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@zordoloom did you get it now ?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So the formula that across provided, Can I use that to find the equations?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first find the required parallel vector to the line PQ=<62,20,20)= <4,2,2>

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes you can use that .

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so, i end up with r(t)=(2,0,0)+t(4,2,2). Is this correct?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0r(t)=(2,0,0)+t(4,2,2 ) not 2 !!!
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