   Chapter 12, Problem 6RCC

Chapter
Section
Textbook Problem

# How are dot products useful?

To determine

To explain: The uses of dot product.

Explanation

Consider two vectors a and b.

The dot product of vectors a and b is represented as ab.

The uses of dot product are written as follows:

• The formula to determine the dot product of two vectors is |a||b|cosθ

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