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Given spherical and cylindarical coordinates, draw each one

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Oct14-10, 01:55 AM
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1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
part 1) draw 3(R-hat) + 3(theta-hat) + 3(phi-hat)
part 2) draw 3(r-hat) + 3(theta-hat) + 3(z-hat)

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution
aren't these the same thing? just 3 in each of the x, y, and z directions in cartesian coordinates.
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Oct14-10, 01:22 PM
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Absolutely not. Look up the wiki pages on spherical and cylindrical coordinates.

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