Determine whether or not the vector fieldF is conservative; If YES, find a potential function

f.

a) F(x, y) = ex(sin yi + cos yj)

b) F(x, y) =1/y(yi + xj)

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- Feb 13th 2010, 08:02 PMgreencheesecavector fieldsDetermine whether or not the vector fieldF is conservative; If YES, find a potential function

f.

a) F(x, y) = ex(sin yi + cos yj)

b) F(x, y) =1/y(yi + xj)

- Feb 14th 2010, 01:17 AMmr fantastic

There are many threads asking similar questions. Find them (use the Search tool). Read them. eg.

http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...ve-fields.html

http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...ind-those.html

http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...or-fields.html

etc.

- Feb 14th 2010, 07:32 AMgreencheeseca
yea, thanks for the help, but i'm still stuck here. anyone can show me some step by step solution, plz?

- Feb 15th 2010, 01:40 AMmr fantastic