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comment Does the line $(2,1,1)+t(-3,1,5)$ live within the plane $31x+3y+18z=62$?
@Galc127: The formula you posted, is that for calculating the orthogonal projection? In that case, don't I have to multiply the result by $(31,3,18)$, and then calculate the magnitude of the result?
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accepted Does the line $(2,1,1)+t(-3,1,5)$ live within the plane $31x+3y+18z=62$?
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asked Does the line $(2,1,1)+t(-3,1,5)$ live within the plane $31x+3y+18z=62$?
Oct
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accepted The normal equation of the plane that contains the line $(1,1,1) + t(-2,0,3)$
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accepted Why isn't the orthogonal vector to a direction vector of a plane not necessarily perpendicular to such plane?
Oct
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comment Why isn't the orthogonal vector to a direction vector of a plane not necessarily perpendicular to such plane?
Would the same apply parallel vectors? I mean, if I find a vector that is parallel to that line's direction vector, would it also be parallel to the plane?
Oct
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asked Why isn't the orthogonal vector to a direction vector of a plane not necessarily perpendicular to such plane?
Oct
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asked The normal equation of the plane that contains the line $(1,1,1) + t(-2,0,3)$
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awarded  Popular Question
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accepted Deriving $\frac{8}{\sqrt{x-2}}$
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asked Deriving $\frac{8}{\sqrt{x-2}}$
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comment Why $(-1 \cdot h) = -1$ when $h$ approaches $0$?
By the way, if $h \not = 0$, how come the denominator is $(x-1)^2$? I had said that "$h$ is practically $0$" but I'm not that convinced anymore.
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accepted Why $(-1 \cdot h) = -1$ when $h$ approaches $0$?
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asked Why $(-1 \cdot h) = -1$ when $h$ approaches $0$?
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comment Proving that $\lim_{x\to3}\frac{x}{4x-9}=1$
@AndréNicolas I see now. Thanks. By the way, you picked $\frac{1}{4}$ because it made arithmetic easier - but how can I determine the "largest acceptable value" that can replace $\frac{1}{4}$? (out of curiosity)
Sep
20
accepted Proving that $\lim_{x\to3}\frac{x}{4x-9}=1$
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20
comment Proving that $\lim_{x\to3}\frac{x}{4x-9}=1$
@EWHLee I see. I wonder if $\frac{1}{4x-9}$ should have been $\frac{1}{|4x-9|}$ instead... Wait, no, that doesn't work either. Goddammit. What should I have done instead?