Math 54 4th Long Exam

1. Let 𝑅(𝑑) =< 2 sin2 𝑑, sin 2𝑑, 𝑑 >. Find the moving trihedral and the
curvature of the curve. (6 pts.)
2. Let 𝑅(𝑑)be a vector-valued function. Given 𝑁(𝑑) =< 𝑒 𝑑 , sin 𝑑, 𝑑 + 4 >
, ‖𝑅′(𝑑)β€– = 1 = ‖𝑇′(𝑑)β€–, and 𝑅(0) =< 0,0,0 >= 𝑇(0). Find 𝑅(𝑑). (4 pts.)
3. Let 𝑅(𝑑) =< 𝑑 2 + 7𝑑 + 6, 𝑑 3 + 4, 𝑒 𝑑 > and 𝑆(𝑑) =< 𝑑 + 1, 𝑑 + 2, 𝑑 + 3 >.
a. Evaluate 𝑑

[𝑅(𝑑)βˆ™π‘†(𝑑)]

b. Evaluate 𝑑

[𝑅(𝑑)×𝑆(𝑑)] 𝑑𝑑 𝑑𝑑

at 𝑑 = 0. (2 pts.)
at 𝑑 = 0. (2 pts.)

4. Express the arc length 𝑠 as a function of 𝑑, with the initial point at 𝑑 = 0.
a. 𝑅(𝑑) =< 𝑑,

√2 2 1 3 𝑑
, 𝑑
2
3

>. (2.5 pts.)

b. 𝑅(𝑑) =< 𝑒 𝑑 sin 𝑑, 𝑒 𝑑 cos 𝑑, 0 >. (2.5 pts.)
5. Let 𝑅(𝑑) =< sin 4𝑑, cos 4𝑑, βˆ’3𝑑 >. Find 𝑇(𝑠) and 𝐾(𝑠). (3.5 pts.)
1

6. Let 𝑅(𝑑) =< 𝑑, , ln 𝑑 >. Find 𝐾(𝑑). (3.5 pts.) 𝑑

7. Find 𝑅(𝑑) given:
a. 𝐴(𝑑) =< 0,6,4 >, 𝑉(0) =< 2,0, βˆ’1 >, 𝑅(1) =< 2,4,0 >. (3 pts.)
b. 𝐴(𝑑) =< sin 𝑑, cos 𝑑, 0 >, 𝑉(0) =< 0,1,1 >, 𝑅(πœ‹) =< πœ‹, πœ‹, πœ‹ >. (3 pts.)
8. An object is thrown from the origin with an initial upward speed of 1000
ft/s at angle of 30o from the ground. Assume 𝑔 = 32 ft/s.
a. Find 𝑉(𝑑) and 𝑅(𝑑). (3.5 pts.)
b. How long does it take for the object to hit the ground? (1.5 pts.)
c. How far along the π‘₯-axis did the object travel? (1.5 pts.)
d. What is the maximum height the object reached? (1.5 pts.)
END OF EXAM
TOTAL: 40 pts.

ANSWER KEY
1. 𝑇(𝑑) =<
βˆ’

1
√5

2
√5

sin 2𝑑,

sin 2𝑑,
1

√5

2
√5

cos 2𝑑,

cos 2𝑑, βˆ’

2
√5

1
√5

>; 𝑁

(𝑑) =< cos 2𝑑, βˆ’ sin 2𝑑, 0 >,

>; 𝐾(𝑑) = 𝐡

(𝑑) =<

4
5

1

2. 𝑅(𝑑) =< 𝑒 𝑑 βˆ’ 𝑑 βˆ’ 1, 𝑑 βˆ’ sin 𝑑, 𝑑 3 + 2𝑑 2 >
6

3. a. 21

b. < 5,15, βˆ’21 >
1

4. a. 𝑠 = 𝑑 3 + 𝑑

b. 𝑠 = √2𝑒 𝑑

3

4

4

5

5

5. 𝑇(𝑠) =< 4 cos 𝑠, βˆ’4 sin 𝑠, βˆ’3 >
1

6. 𝐾(𝑑) =

1 𝐾

(𝑠) =

16
5

4

√ 8 + 4+ 6 𝑑 𝑑 𝑑

1
(√1+ 4 +1/𝑑 2 ) 𝑑

3

7. π‘Ž. 𝑅(𝑑) =< 2𝑑, 3𝑑 2 + 1,2𝑑 2 βˆ’ 𝑑 βˆ’ 1 > 𝑏

. < 𝑑 βˆ’ sin 𝑑, 1 + 𝑑 βˆ’ cos 𝑑, 𝑑 >

8. π‘Ž. 𝑉(𝑑) =< 1000π‘π‘œπ‘ 30, βˆ’32 + 500 > 𝑅(𝑑) =< 1000(cos 30)𝑑, βˆ’16𝑑 2 +
500𝑑 > 𝑏
.

125 𝑠

4 𝑐

. 15625√3 𝑓𝑑 𝑑
.

125 𝑓𝑑

8

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