Cross product:

$\overline{)\stackrel{\mathbf{\rightharpoonup}}{\mathbf{A}}{\mathbf{\times}}\stackrel{\mathbf{\rightharpoonup}}{\mathbf{B}}{\mathbf{=}}\stackrel{\mathbf{\rightharpoonup}}{\mathbf{A}}\stackrel{\mathbf{\rightharpoonup}}{\mathbf{B}}{\mathbf{s}}{\mathbf{i}}{\mathbf{n}}{\mathbf{\theta}}}$

a) For the two vectors in the figure (Figure 1) , find the magnitude of the vector product **A** × **B **(cm^{2})

b) Find the direction of the vector product **A** × **B**.

options are (-z direction / +z direction)

c) Find the magnitude of **B × A** (cm^{2})

d) Find the direction of **B × A**.

options are (-z direction / +z direction)

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