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Homework Help: Vector equation

  1. Jan 26, 2010 #1
    1. Determine the vector equation of the line which is parallel to the vector 2i-10j-8k and which passes through the point (5, -1, 6).



    2. vector equation



    3. 2i-10j-8k (5, -1, 6)
    5i-j+6k+landa(2i-10j-8k)


    Is this all I need to do to complete this question, please?
     
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  3. Jan 26, 2010 #2
    I'm sorry i dont understand what the question is. I have never seen this format for any vector equation
     
  4. Jan 26, 2010 #3

    Mark44

    Staff: Mentor

    I don't see an equation - an equation always has = in it. Also, this Greek letter - [itex]\lambda[/itex] - is named "lambda."
     
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