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Contains

  

test if a point is on a line or a plane, or a line is embedded in a plane

 

Calling Sequence

Parameters

Returns

Description

Examples

Compatibility

Calling Sequence

Contains(pl1, pl2)

Parameters

pl1, pl2

-

list, Line, Plane ; points or Line or Plane objects defined by Student[MultivariateCalculus].

Returns

• 

truefalse ; whether the first argument contains the second argument

Description

• 

The Contains command tests if all of the points in the second object are in the first object. Typically, it tests if a Line or Plane contains a given point, or if a Plane contains a given Line.

Examples

withStudent[MultivariateCalculus]:

l1Line0,4,2,1,1,1:

Containsl1,1,5,3

true

(1)

Containsl1,0,0,0

false

(2)

p1Plane0,4,2,5,9,7,1,6,3:

Containsp1,l1

true

(3)

Containsp1,0,0,0

false

(4)

Line l2 is not embedded in the Plane p1 because they intersect in a point only.

l2Line0,1,1,4,2,6:

Containsp1,l2

false

(5)

GetIntersectionl2,p1

65,85,45

(6)

Compatibility

• 

The Student[MultivariateCalculus][Contains] command was introduced in Maple 17.

• 

For more information on Maple 17 changes, see Updates in Maple 17.

See Also

Student[MultivariateCalculus]

Student[MultivariateCalculus][Line]

Student[MultivariateCalculus][Plane]

Student[MultivariateCalculus][Intersects]

Student[MultivariateCalculus][GetIntersection]

 


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