Example 1-6-3 - Maple Help



Chapter 1: Vectors, Lines and Planes



Section 1.6: Lines



Example 1.6.3



The lines  and , are defined respectively by the parametric equations

and

 a) Show that these lines do not intersect and are not parallel (so they are skew lines).
 b) Find the common normal between them.
 c) Calculate the distance between them.