right-handed system of vectors
Three ordered non-coplanar vectors , and , which have a common , are said to form a right-handed or dextral system (Latin dexter = ), if a right-threaded screw rotated through an angle less than from to will advance in the direction of . For instance, the usual basis vectors , and form a dextral system.
|Title||right-handed system of vectors|
|Date of creation||2013-03-22 14:59:52|
|Last modified on||2013-03-22 14:59:52|
|Last modified by||juanman (12619)|
|Synonym||dextral system of vectors|