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    the vector \vec{a}=(2,3) is projected onto the x=axis. what is the scalar projection? what is the vector projection?

    what are the scalar and vector projections when \vec{a} is projected onto the y-axis
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    Quote Originally Posted by william View Post
    the vector \vec{a}=(2,3) is projected onto the x=axis. what is the scalar projection? what is the vector projection?

    what are the scalar and vector projections when \vec{a} is projected onto the y-axis
    Have you thought about these at all yourself? These problems are about as trivial as you going to see! Draw a picture. What does the projection of (2, 3) onto the x-axis look like?
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