bac-cab rule

The bac-cab rule states that for vectors 𝐀, 𝐁, and 𝐂 (that can be either real or complex) in 3, we have


Here × is the cross productMathworldPlanetmath, and is the real inner product.

Title bac-cab rule
Canonical name BaccabRule
Date of creation 2013-03-22 14:04:34
Last modified on 2013-03-22 14:04:34
Owner williamschips (4069)
Last modified by williamschips (4069)
Numerical id 6
Author williamschips (4069)
Entry type Result
Classification msc 15A72
Classification msc 15A90