Example 1-5-6 - Maple Help



Chapter 1: Vectors, Lines and Planes



Section 1.5: Applications of Vector Products



Example 1.5.6



 Use the appropriate formula from Table 1.5.1 to calculate the distance of the point P:$\left(1,2,3\right)$ from the line through points Q:$\left(5,-3,7\right)$ and R:$\left(4,1,-6\right)$.