Name | mag() |
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Examples |
x1 = 20 x2 = 80 y1 = 30 y2 = 70 line(0, 0, x1, y1) print(mag(x1, y1)) # Prints "36.05551" line(0, 0, x2, y1) print(mag(x2, y1)) # Prints "85.44004" line(0, 0, x1, y2) print(mag(x1, y2)) # Prints "72.8011" line(0, 0, x2, y2) print(mag(x2, y2)) # Prints "106.30146" | ||||
Description | Calculates the magnitude (or length) of a vector. A vector is a direction in space commonly used in computer graphics and linear algebra. Because it has no "start" position, the magnitude of a vector can be thought of as the distance from the coordinate 0,0 to its x,y value. Therefore, mag() is a shortcut for writing dist(0, 0, x, y). | ||||
Syntax | mag(x, y) | ||||
Parameters |
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Related |
magSq() |
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