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cross product in complex multiplication | Reply
Sorry for my ignorance.
Can some one explain why the complex part is the cross product? Thx.

<quote>
z = a + bi
w = c + di
zw = (ac + bd) + (ad − bc)i
Behold! The real part is the dot product, and the complex part is the cross product.
</quote>
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cross product in complex multiplication flair Sep 22, 2006 at 4:27 AM EDT
Re: cross product in complex multiplication dskloet Sep 22, 2006 at 7:17 AM EDT
Re: cross product in complex multiplication saintila Sep 22, 2006 at 10:32 AM EDT
Re: cross product in complex multiplication dskloet Sep 22, 2006 at 10:47 AM EDT
Re: cross product in complex multiplication flair Sep 22, 2006 at 12:42 PM EDT
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