what is the meaning of

• August 12th 2009, 01:26 AM
transgalactic
what is the meaning of
if a formula of a plane is Ax+By+cZ=0

what is the meaning of

A(x-x0)+B(y-y0)+C(z-z0)=0
??
• August 12th 2009, 02:53 AM
Failure
Quote:

Originally Posted by transgalactic
if a formula of a plane is Ax+By+cZ=0

what is the meaning of

A(x-x0)+B(y-y0)+C(z-z0)=0
??
$A(x-x_0)+B(y-y_0)+C(z-z_0)=0$ is the equation of a plane parallel to the plane $Ax+By+Cz=0$ that passes through the point $(x_0,y_0,z_0)$.