coordinate way

Let  P=(x,y,z)  be a point in 3. If N is the projection ( of P on the xy-plane, A the projection of N on the x-axis and O the origin, then the broken linePNAO  is the coordinate way of the point P. The lengths of the line segmentsMathworldPlanetmath forming the coordinate way are

Title coordinate way
Canonical name CoordinateWay
Date of creation 2013-03-22 17:28:45
Last modified on 2013-03-22 17:28:45
Owner pahio (2872)
Last modified by pahio (2872)
Numerical id 11
Author pahio (2872)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 51N20
Classification msc 51G05
Classification msc 51-00
Synonym coordinate broken line