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Cross Product of Vectors in the
y

z
Plane
This Demonstration shows the cross product
of the vectors
and
. Since both vectors are in the

plane, the resulting vector is on the
axis.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
Based on a program by:
Bruce Torrence
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Cross Product of Vectors in the
y

z
Plane
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Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
Based on a program by:
Bruce Torrence
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