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6)& Find&the&slope&of&the&tangent&line&to&the&polar&curve&at&the&point&given&by&
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8)& Find&the&scalar&and&vector&projections&of&b=(1,&2,&3)&onto&a=(3,&6,&M2).&
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9)& Find&the&area&of&the&triangle&with&vertices&P(1,&2,&3),&Q(3,&2,&1),&and&R(1,&1,&1).&

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10)& Find&an&equation&of&the&plane&through&the&points&(3,&1,&2),&(8,&2,&4),&and&&

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