Problem: The figure shows two vectors T_vec and U_vec separated by an angle theta_TU. (Figure 1) You are given that vec{T} = (3,1,0), vec{U} = (2,4,0), and vec{T} × vec{U} = vec{V}. Express V_vec as an ordered triplet of values, separated by commas. 

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V=T×U=(ijk310)×(ijk240)=(310240)=(0-0)i + (0-0)j + (3×4-2×1)k

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The figure shows two vectors T_vec and U_vec separated by an angle theta_TU. (Figure 1) You are given that vec{T} = (3,1,0), vec{U} = (2,4,0), and vec{T} × vec{U} = vec{V}.

Express V_vec as an ordered triplet of values, separated by commas. 

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