Q. 24.3( 21 Votes )
Find the scalar components and magnitude of the vector joining the points P(x1, y1, z1) and Q(x2, y2, z2).
Given: points P(x1, y1, z1) and Q(x2, y2, z2) are given.
The vector obtained by joining the given points P and Q:
= position vector of Q – position vector of P
Hence the scalar component of the vector obtained by joining the points are
[(x2-x1), (y2-y1), (z2-z1)]
And the magnitude of the vector obtained by joining the points is
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