These questions are my assignment, I have tried my best, but could not figure out a hint. Could you please help? Thanks
Since you have tried your best, how about showing <b>what</b> you tried so we will know better how to help?
You are given vectors and and are asked to write x= <17, 13> in terms of the basis . What that means is find coefficents and so that . That gives you two equations to solve for and . Can you do that.