OpenStudy (anonymous):

Find two unit vectors orthogonal to both (8, 5, 1) and (−1, 1, 0).

5 years ago
OpenStudy (tkhunny):

Have you been introduced to the Cross Product?

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

and normalizing vectors?

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

if (8,5,1) and (-1,1,0) are the vectors under question, all you have to do is take their vector product (cross product) then normalize that vector by dividing by the value of its magnitude.

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

the second vector that will be perpendicular to those 2 will be a unit vector in the opposite direction of the first one you will calculate

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OpenStudy (anonymous):

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