Math and Arithmetic
Geometry

What does the plane z equals x look like?

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October 19, 2010 5:06AM

It intersects the x-y plane along the y-axis, and is at 45° angle to the x-y plane.

If you rotate the axes so that x is horizontal, z is vertical, and y is pointing away from you, it will look like the line y = x in the xy coordinate system. See below

z

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|45°angle

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y----------------x

(y-axis is pointing away from you)