Open study

is now brainly

With Brainly you can:

  • Get homework help from millions of students and moderators
  • Learn how to solve problems with step-by-step explanations
  • Share your knowledge and earn points by helping other students
  • Learn anywhere, anytime with the Brainly app!

A community for students.

What is the shortest distance from the point (x,y,z) to (a) the xy-plane (b) the x-axis? Could someone please explain this one, maybe with a (x,y,z) graph if possible?

Mathematics
See more answers at brainly.com
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.

Get this expert

answer on brainly

SEE EXPERT ANSWER

Get your free account and access expert answers to this and thousands of other questions

|dw:1359041022174:dw|
That's what I think of (a), shouldn't that be somewhat correct? Just get rid of the z and you're on the xy-plane
\[\Huge \color{blue}\checkmark\]

Not the answer you are looking for?

Search for more explanations.

Ask your own question

Other answers:

|dw:1359041443154:dw|
Shouldn't that be the shortest lenght to x?
|dw:1359041552842:dw|use pythagorean theorem
\[\sqrt{y ^{2}+z ^{2}}\]
right again.
Great, having some trouble imagining three dimentions but seems like I'm starting to grasp it
Thank you for the help!
yw

Not the answer you are looking for?

Search for more explanations.

Ask your own question