Results 1 to 3 of 3

Math Help - vector help, please

  1. #1
    Newbie
    Joined
    Sep 2009
    Posts
    4

    Unhappy vector help, please

    does anyone know how i would go about proving the set v=(1,3)+a(1,2) where a is any real number and v is a member of R^2 is not in a vector space. thanks in advance
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  2. #2
    Super Member
    Joined
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    678
    Thanks
    1
    0 of R^2 doesn't belong to set v
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  3. #3
    Newbie
    Joined
    Sep 2009
    Posts
    4
    so no value of "a" can make the vector = 0
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

Similar Math Help Forum Discussions

  1. Replies: 8
    Last Post: January 11th 2011, 11:17 AM
  2. Replies: 2
    Last Post: January 27th 2010, 09:23 PM
  3. Replies: 11
    Last Post: December 23rd 2009, 02:30 AM
  4. Replies: 4
    Last Post: November 5th 2009, 05:03 PM
  5. Replies: 2
    Last Post: October 5th 2009, 04:25 PM

Search Tags


/mathhelpforum @mathhelpforum