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Very Simple Question: Distance between planes

  1. Mar 16, 2007 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    Hello, how to find the distance between two planes when given their cartesian equations?

    help appreciated, thanks.
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 16, 2007 #2

    you might as well consider planes that are parallel to each other so...

    transform the problem into something simpler... instead of looking at distance between two planes, choose something on one plane and go from there.
  4. Mar 17, 2007 #3
    actually, ive got it, thanks anyways!
    Last edited: Mar 17, 2007
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