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Decomposition of a Vector in 2D
This Demonstration shows the decomposition of the vector
as a linear combination of the vectors
and
,
. The coefficients
and
are calculated using Cramer's rule.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
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Linear Combination
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Vector Space Basis
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Decomposition of a Vector in 2D
" from
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http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/DecompositionOfAVectorIn2D/
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
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