Hey, I'm having trouble finding out if this parametric equation; [x,y,z] = {5-t},{-3+2t},{-1-5t} is parallel to the plane; -3x+y+z=9

I think the point that is in the parametric equation is [5,-3,-1] but I am unsure of how it relates to the plane.

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- December 1st 2011, 11:55 AMVolgraParametric Equation parallel to Plane
Hey, I'm having trouble finding out if this parametric equation; [x,y,z] = {5-t},{-3+2t},{-1-5t} is parallel to the plane; -3x+y+z=9

I think the point that is in the parametric equation is [5,-3,-1] but I am unsure of how it relates to the plane. - December 1st 2011, 12:12 PMPlatoRe: Parametric Equation parallel to Plane