CALCULUS Understanding Its Concepts and Methods
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Parallelepiped, Scalar triple product
The combination of dot and cross products is called the scalar triple product
The volume of the parallelepiped spanned by three vectors , , and is equal to the absolute value of the scalar triple product: .
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