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Stokes theorem problem

  1. Dec 9, 2012 #1
    I am wondering why z = -sin(t) and not sin(t)

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  3. Dec 9, 2012 #2
    nevermind i think i know. I think its because as you rotate around the circle in the counter clockwise direction you go from the x-axis to the negative z-axis.
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