Unformatted text preview: and , and the direction (up or down) is determined using the righthand rule. It is clear from the definition of the vector product that the order of the components is important. It can be shown, by applying the right hand rule, that the following relation holds: x =  x The following expression can be used to calculate x if the components of and are provided:...
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 Fall '09
 Vector Product, Righthand rule, 360deg

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