Vector equation of a line (2D)

The vector equation of the line is a parametric equation of the form [math]\mathbf{r}=\mathbf{a}+\lambda \mathbf{d}[/math]. Experiment with the components of this equation to see how they affect the position and direction of the line.

 

Dr Adrian Jannetta

 
Resource Type
Activity
Tags
2d-vectors  equation  exploration  line  lines  straight  vector 
Target Group (Age)
15 – 18
Language
English (United Kingdom)
 
 
 
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