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Three Dimensional Coordinates

A system for locating points in three dimensions. This is typically done using (x, y, z) coordinates, but any variables may be used.

Example: The point (1, 2, 3) plotted in (x, y, z) coordinates

 

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Mathwords: Terms and Formulas from Algebra I to Calculus
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