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% File name: vector-function.tex
% Description: 
% A geometric representation of a vector function is shown.
% Date of creation: October, 15th, 2021.
% Date of last modification: October, 9th, 2022.
% Author: Efraín Soto Apolinar.
% Source: page 211 of the 
% Glosario Ilustrado de Matem\'aticas Escolares.
% Terms of use:
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	% Component functions of the vector function
	\tikzmath{function equis(\t) {return cos((\t) r);};}
	\tikzmath{function ye(\t) {return sin((\t) r);};}
	\tikzmath{function zeta(\t) {return 0.5+0.25*sqrt(\t)*sin(0.4*\t r);};}
	% Evaluated at $t = \tcero$
	% Coordinate axis (negative part)
	\draw[thick,->] (-1.25,0,0) -- (\r+0.5,0,0) node[below left] {$x$}; % Eje x
	\foreach \x in {-1,1}
		\draw[thick] (\x,0,0.05) -- (\x,0,-0.05) node [below] {$\x$};
	\draw[thick,->] (0,-1.25,0) -- (0,\r,0) node[right] {$y$}; % Eje y
	\foreach \y in {-1,1}
		\draw[thick] (0,\y,0.05) -- (0,\y,-0.05) node [below] {$\y$};
	\draw[thick] (0,0,-0.25) -- (0,0,1.0); % Eje z (Primera parte)
	\draw[blue,thick,->] (0,0,0) -- (\xtcero,\ytcero,\ztcero) node[midway,sloped,below] {$\vec{r}(t)$};	
	% Hraph of the vector function $\vec{r}(t)$
	\draw[red,thick,->] plot[domain=\ti:\tf,smooth,variable=\t,samples=\n] ({\r*equis(\t)},{\r*ye(\t)},{\r*zeta(\t)});
	\node[red,above] at (\xf,\yf,\zf) {$\vec{r(t)}$};
	% The $z$ axis
	\draw[thick,->] (0,0,1.0) -- (0,0,\r+1.0) node[above] {$z$}; % Eje z
	\foreach \z/\posicion in {1/left}
		\draw[thick] (0,0.05,\z) -- (0,-0.05,\z) node [\posicion] {$\z$};

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