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solve the system of linear equations
using the Gauss–Jordan elimination method.
2x3y=8
4x+y=2
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solve the system of linear equations using the Gauss–Jordan elimination method. 2x3y=8 4x+y=2

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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ugh I missed that one on my paper! that subtraction because 16(2) is  14

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm using elementary row operations.

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0spotted anotehr error. not my day today

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
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UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok really...I put this in reduced row echleon form. got my solution, but geez doesn't even equal back into the equation

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Hmm... Try to do it again...

Callisto
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Since you've made a mistake in the first operation, it's hard to get the right answer :

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0something is wrong with the y

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
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UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0augmented matrix [a b]

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1361067630686:dw triangles indicate main diagonal

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so I have to get rid of the 4 and the 3.

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02row 1  row 2 > row2

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Hmm.. My usual practice is 2R1 + R2 > R2

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you mean \[R_2\to R_22R_1\] @UsukiDoll

UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so now... to get rid of the 3... 7row1 3row2 >row1

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Why not do this: 1/7 R2 > R2

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't wanna deal with fractions

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3But the answers are fractions :P

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
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UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0arghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh I feel like Rarity Belle now

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh wait. sign errors everywhere. Is that why I am getting frustrateD?

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait a sec something is wrong already with row 2

UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Relax~~~ dw:1361068054013:dw

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
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UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0argh there could be so many combinations with this thing!

UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Just stop for a while, if you don't mind?

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0arghhhhhhhhhhhhh doing that got me x = 7

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3This is basically what you do for the first row operation 2R1 + R2 > R2. I split it into two steps so that you can catch up the the arithmetic easier (I hope..) dw:1361068290374:dw

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that means to get rid of the 6 I have to do 7r1  6r2

UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1361068472375:dw main diagonal in triangles

UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Yup..Do you want to deal with big numbers or fractions?

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
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UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't want to deal with fractions

UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok why the heck am I getting different answers despite the fact that I got it into reduced row echleon form. that's just...grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0just earlier I got x = 1 and y = 2

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Hmm.. Careless mistakes perhaps?!

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now x = 1/7 y = 18/7

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3The one x=1/7; y=18/7 is right :\

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0. is there more than one answer to this? There could be many many things that I could have done here.

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x = 1/7 y = 18/7 \(\LARGE\checkmark\)

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3There are only 3 cases for system of linear equations.. 1. No solution 2. Exactly one solution 3. Infinitely many solution.

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A quick string of row operations \[R_2\to R_22R_1\\R_2\to R_2/7\\ R_1\to R_1+3R_2\\R_1\to R_1/2\], if you have gotten a different solution you must have a made a mistake somewhere, it is very easy to make mistakes using Gauss–Jordan elimination .

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.31. No solution with a row that has all zero entries on the left, but nonzero entry on right => system is inconsistent 2. Exactly one solution After elementary row operations, no. of rows = no. of unknowns (/columns) => system is consistent 3. Infinitely many solution. After elementary row operations, no. of rows < no. of unknowns => system is consistent

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but...yeah I suppose because I have seen some matrices that had a row of zeros on the left but with a nonzero on the right that is an inconsistent system .. How is it possible to make a mistake when it's so hard to spot one? I mean...I could've used different operations on the matrix. The combinations are everywhere.

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Gauss Jordan is worse than Gaussian

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohhhhh what happens if I did Gaussian and then Gauss Jordon

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0because the answers to the Gaussian are supposed to be the same as the Gauss Jordon

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Gaussian Jordan = Gaussian then Jordan lol!!!

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but sometimes when I put the matrix into echleon form I can see the steps to making it row reduced

UsukiDoll
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Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Guassian told you to make the left an upper triangular matrix Jordan asked you to further make the left an identity matrix

UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0____________________ this is just Gaussian... WHAT THEEEEE!!!!!!! I see y = 18/7 oh I haven't solved yet oops

UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0uighhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh mind blown

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Gaussian and then Gaussian Jordan yeahhhhh

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I found the x = 1/7 just doing the Gaussian

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeahhhh...now I really should've done Gaussian first and then the Jordan version

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Gaussian > Make the left an upper triangular matrix Jordan > Make the left an identity matrix GaussianJordan => Make it an upper triangular matrix, then further make it an identity matrix. That's what GaussanJordan is! Jordon helps you to get the answer by matching the left and the right That is for the row [1 0  1/7], you can tell immediately that x = 1/7 It's just the same as doing Gaussian elimination then back substitution.

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dang that means I have to redo some practice problems...gawd not again wasting paper here.

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yup works. I went way too ahead... x.x

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so now I gotta correct all of these problems and write a proof...nice X___X

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Callisto do you know how to write proofs? I got a partial first draft and I was wondering if you could critique it?

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Are you doing high school maths or college maths?

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0like the one I am currently writing is a contradiction proof. contradicts a theorem at least 23 times

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0umm should I type it?

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3I.. didn't know what was a proof :S Please type it, if you don't mind!

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okkk... Let A and B be n x n matrices. Show that if AB is nonsingular then A and B must be nonsingular.(Hint Use Theorem 2.9) Theorem 2.9 states that the homogeneous system of n linear equations in n unknowns Ax = 0 has a nontrivial solution if and only if A is singular.

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0There's a contradiction....namely because if Matrix A is singular, then the inverse of Matrix A does NOT exist which means that AB doesn't exist as well.

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It also has something to do with the homogenous system as well.

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0because basically a homogeneous system is always consistent. However, a homogeneous system's solution is always 0 and it's a trivial solution. Nontrivial solution in a homogenous system means that the solution IS NOT 0 at all!

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so, what is given before proving is that A and B are n x n matrices A and B must be nonsingular AB is also nonsingular Theorem 2.9

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If a matrix is nonsingular, an inverse exists...so Theorem 2.9 doesn't work at all

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Forgive me, I don't understand the part "... which means that AB doesn't exist as well" I understand if A is singular, A^(1) doesn't exist, but not the which means part..

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh yeah this is just a rough draft of it

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm if A is nonsingular, an inverse exists. I remember back from Theorem 1.5 that it was AB=BA=In. B is the inverse of A. hmmm..if A is singular, yes the inverse doesn't exist. Let's have B = the inverse of A. Matrix A is singular Inverse doesn't exist so B doesn't exist AB is impossible to achieve unless A is nonsingular

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Hmm.. \[AA^{1} = A^{1}A=I\]provided that \(A^{1}\) exists...  But what about \(B \ne A^{1}\)? And we also have to show that B is also nonsingular?!

UsukiDoll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I know. What if we let A be the inverse of B?

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that would be Matrix B A = B^1 BB^1 = identity matrix

Callisto
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3What if \(A \ne B^{1}\) and \(B \ne A^{1}\) ?

UsukiDoll
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think that the only way that occurs is if A and B are singular

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Hmm.. I'm sorry that I don't know how to do it :( @hartnn Would you mind giving a hand here? The problem we are discussing now is: Let A and B be n x n matrices. Show that if AB is nonsingular then A and B must be nonsingular.(Hint Use Theorem 2.9) Theorem 2.9 states that the homogeneous system of n linear equations in n unknowns Ax = 0 has a nontrivial solution if and only if A is singular.