Practice Makes Perfect Linear Algebra: With 500 Exercises

By William D. Clark

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Listed below are examples of vector areas. ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ The areas Rn for n ≥ 1 with the normal operations of vector addition and scalar multiplication are all vector areas. The set M 22 of all 2 × 2 matrices of actual numbers with the traditional operations of matrix addition and scalar multiplication is a vector area as are the entire areas Mnn of such n × n matrices with the normal operations. The areas Pn of all polynomials of the shape a0 + a1 x + a2 x 2 + $ + an x n with the normal operations of polynomial addition and scalar multiplication are vector areas.

Thirteen. T : M22 → M22 has rank four. 14. a dead ringer for T : R three → P2 is P2. 15. permit T : V → W be a linear transformation. turn out that Im T is a subspace of W. For 16–20, be certain even if the linear transformation T is singular or nonsingular. sixteen. T : R four → R three has rank 1. 17. T : M22 → M22 has rank four. 18. similar to T : R three → P2 is P2. ⎛ ⎡ x1 ⎤ ⎞ ⎡ x1 − 2 x 2 ⎤ 19. T : R 2 → R 2 outlined through T ⎜ ⎢ ⎥⎟ = ⎢ ⎥. ⎝ ⎣ x 2 ⎦ ⎠ ⎣ x1 − x 2 ⎦ ⎡ a0 ⎤ 20. T : P2 → R outlined via T ( a0 + a1x + a2 x ) = ⎢⎢ a1 ⎥⎥ . ⎢⎣ a2 ⎥⎦ three 2 Matrix representations of linear adjustments utilizing matrices to symbolize linear differences is a shrewdpermanent and sensible technique.

B = ⎢⎢ four −2 6 ⎥⎥ ⎢⎣ −2 1 −3 ⎥⎦ ⎡1 five −2 eight ⎤ ⎢ 2 three −7 −1⎥ ⎥ c. C = ⎢ ⎢0 zero zero zero ⎥ ⎢ ⎥ ⎣1 −5 four three ⎦ resolution ⎡ 1 −1 2 ⎤ a. A = ⎢⎢ 2 −1 7 ⎥⎥ ⎢⎣ −4 five −3 ⎥⎦ forty four perform makes ideal Linear Algebra det( A) = 2 ≠ zero , so A is nonsingular. ⎡ five −1 −3 ⎤ b. B = ⎢⎢ four −2 6 ⎥⎥ ⎢⎣ −2 1 −3 ⎥⎦ det( B) = zero , so B is singular. ⎡1 five −2 eight ⎤ ⎢ 2 three −7 −1⎥ ⎥ c. C = ⎢ ⎢0 zero zero zero ⎥ ⎥ ⎢ ⎣1 −5 four three ⎦ det(C ) = zero , so C is singular. workout 4·1 ⎡ three −1⎤ ⎡ 2 1⎤ For 1–4, permit A = ⎢ ⎥ and B = ⎢ five three ⎥ . supply solutions in fractional shape as wanted.

1 1 −3 ⎤ 1 R ⎥ nine 2 ⎢ ⎢0 zero nine ⎥ 1 ⎢⎣0 −4 eight ⎥⎦ − R3 four x=0 ⇒ y=0 z =0 ⎡1 1 −3 ⎤ ⎥ −2 R1 + R2 ⎢ ⎢ 2 2 three ⎥ −3R + R 1 three ⎢⎣ three −1 −1⎥⎦ −1R2 + R1 ⎡1 zero zero ⎤ ⎥ ⎢ ⎢0 1 zero ⎥ ⎢⎣0 zero 1 ⎥⎦ ⎡1 1 −3 ⎤ 2 R2 + R3 ⎥ ⎢ ⎢0 zero 1 ⎥ 3R2 + R1 ⎢⎣0 1 −2 ⎥⎦ R ↔ R 2 three ⎡1 1 zero ⎤ ⎥ ⎢ ⎢0 1 zero ⎥ ⎢⎣0 zero 1 ⎥⎦ the one resolution is the trivial resolution. It doesn't have a nontrivial resolution. workout 1·6 For 1–4, make certain even if the process has a nontrivial answer. x + 2 y − 3z = zero 1. 2 x + five y + 2 z = zero 3x − y − four z = zero x − 3y − four z + w = zero 2.

1 −2 2 three −1 ⎤ ⎢ 2 −4 five eight −4 ⎥ −2 R1 + R2 ⎥ 3R + R ⎢ 1 three ⎢⎣ −3 6 −1 1 −7 ⎥⎦ ⎡1 −2 2 three −1 ⎤ ⎢0 zero 1 2 −2 ⎥ ⎥ ⎢ ⎢⎣0 zero five 10 −10 ⎥⎦ ⎡1 −2 2 three −1 ⎤ −5 R2 + R3 ⎢⎢0 zero 1 2 −2 ⎥⎥ −2 R2 + R1 ⎢⎣0 zero zero zero zero ⎥⎦ ⇒ ⎡1 −2 zero −1 three ⎤ ⎢0 zero 1 2 −2 ⎥ ⎥ ⎢ ⎢⎣0 zero zero zero zero ⎥⎦ x1 − 2 x 2 − x four + three x five = zero x three + 2x four − 2x5 = zero 0=0 therefore, x 2 , x four , and x5 are loose variables, yielding the vector equation ⎡ −3 ⎤ ⎡1⎤ ⎡2⎤ ⎡ x1 ⎤ ⎡ 2 x 2 + x four − three x five ⎤ ⎥ ⎢0⎥ ⎢ ⎥ ⎢ ⎥ ⎢x ⎥ ⎢ zero 1 x2 ⎢ ⎥ ⎢ ⎥ ⎥ ⎢ ⎥ ⎢ 2⎥ ⎢ x = ⎢ x three ⎥ = ⎢ −2xx four + 2 x5 ⎥ = x 2 ⎢ zero ⎥ + x four ⎢ −2 ⎥ + x5 ⎢ 2 ⎥ .

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