Preview Activity3.4.1

We will explore the area formula in this preview activity.

  1. Find the area of the following parallelograms.

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    ii.

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    iii.

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  2. Explain why the area of the parallelogram formed by the vectors \(\vvec\) and \(\wvec_1\) is the same as that formed by \(\vvec\) and \(\wvec_2\text{.}\)

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