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Student[VectorCalculus][GetCoordinates] - return the coordinate attribute of a Vector

Calling Sequence

GetCoordinates(v)

Parameters

v

-

(optional) Vector

Description

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The GetCoordinates(v) calling sequence returns the coordinate system attribute of the Vector v.  If v is not specified, the default coordinate system is returned.

Examples

withStudent[VectorCalculus]:

GetCoordinates

cartesian

(1)

v1:=Vectorsint,cost,t2

v1:=sintex+costey+t2ez

(2)

GetCoordinatesv1

cartesian

(3)

v2:=VectorFieldr,0,0

v2:=re_x

(4)

GetCoordinatesv2

cartesianx,y,z

(5)

SetCoordinatespolarr,t

polarr,t

(6)

GetCoordinatesa,b

polarr,t

(7)

GetCoordinatesv1

cartesian

(8)

See Also

Student[VectorCalculus], Student[VectorCalculus][SetCoordinates], Student[VectorCalculus][VectorField], VectorCalculus/Coordinates


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