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find the component form and magnitude of PQ (-> over PQ)

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Given that P = (5, 9) and Q = (13, 12), 

asked Aug 1, 2013 in GEOMETRY by angel12 Apprentice
  

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Given that p =  (5 , 9) and Q =  (13 , 12)

The component form is

Vector PQ = Q - P

                = < 13 - 5 , 12 - 9 >

                = < 8 , 3 >

The magnitude vector is obtained by formula

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Therefore the component vector is < 8 , 3 > and magnitude of the vector is 8.544

 

answered Aug 5, 2013 by jouis Apprentice
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