Results 1 to 3 of 3

Math Help - Vector Problem

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Joined
    Feb 2013
    From
    Charlotte, NC
    Posts
    50

    Vector Problem

    Show that v1 = (2/3, 1/3, 2/3) and v2 = (1/3, 2/3, -2/3) are orthonormal vectors, and find a third vector v3 for which { v1, v2, v3 } is an orthonormal set.
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  2. #2
    MHF Contributor

    Joined
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    18,706
    Thanks
    1637
    Awards
    1

    Re: Vector Problem

    Quote Originally Posted by Civy71 View Post
    Show that v1 = (2/3, 1/3, 2/3) and v2 = (1/3, 2/3, -2/3) are orthonormal vectors, and find a third vector v3 for which { v1, v2, v3 } is an orthonormal set.

    Find \frac{v_1\times v_2}{\|v_1\times v_2\|}
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  3. #3
    Junior Member
    Joined
    Feb 2013
    From
    Charlotte, NC
    Posts
    50

    Re: Vector Problem

    This is a huge help. Thanks!
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

Similar Math Help Forum Discussions

  1. Vector problem
    Posted in the Geometry Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: September 28th 2012, 08:26 AM
  2. Another Vector Problem
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: November 10th 2010, 11:18 AM
  3. [SOLVED] Vector Dot Problem
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: October 18th 2010, 10:25 AM
  4. Vector problem
    Posted in the Algebra Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: April 17th 2010, 06:43 AM
  5. Vector problem
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: September 3rd 2009, 06:01 AM

Search Tags


/mathhelpforum @mathhelpforum