Unformatted text preview: 13.2b. Suppose a = 1 , 1 , 2 and b = 2 ,1 ,1 . Sketch each of the following quantities. (a) a + 4 j (b) 2 a3 b 13.3a. Suppose u and v are vectors. We dene orth u v to be the difference vproj u v . (a) Show that v = proj u v + orth u v . (b) Show that proj u v is orthogonal to orth u v . (c) Compute and sketch the vectors proj u v and orth u v for u = 2 , 5 , 7 and v = 1 , 5 , 8 . 13.3b. Compute the three angles, correct to the nearest tenth of a radian, of the triangle with vertices (1 , 2 , 3) , (3 , 5 ,1) , and (2 ,3 ,4) . List your answers from least to greatest. 13.4b. Suppose a = 1 , 3 ,2 and b = 2 ,1 ,1 . Compute a b . Sketch a , b , and a b . 13.4c. Find two unit vectors orthogonal to 1 , 2 , 4 . Can you nd others? 1 For example, you may wish to do a bit of research in a library....
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 Winter '08
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 Multivariable Calculus, Pythagorean Theorem, Molly Brown, book Multivariable Calculus, original proof

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