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    Question commutative and additive rotation

    Prove mathematically that two successive rotations on the XY plane are
    commutative and additive. IE:

    Rz(THETA1) . Rz(THETA2) = Rz(THETA2) . Rz(THETA1) = Rz(THETA1 + THETA2)

    WHERE: z, 1, 2 are subscripts

    How would i solve that?
    Last edited by taurus; September 19th 2009 at 04:08 AM.
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