Orthogonal Vectors

Two vectors u and v whose dot product is u·v=0 (i.e., the vectors are perpendicular) are said to be orthogonal. In three-space, three vectors can be mutually perpendicular.

See also

Dot Product, Orthogonal Basis, Orthonormal Basis, Orthonormal Vectors, Perpendicular

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Orthogonal Vectors." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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