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**Ife** Determine if the following vectors are linearly independent.

$\displaystyle \begin{bmatrix} 5 \\ 0 \\ 0 \end{bmatrix}

$ , $\displaystyle \begin{bmatrix} 7 \\ 2 \\ -6 \end{bmatrix}

$ , $\displaystyle \begin{bmatrix} 9 \\ 4 \\ -8 \end{bmatrix}

$

When i row reduced the augmented matrix, i was getting no solution. Am I correct? And in a situation like that, how do you answer the question? What's the best way to phrase a response?? Or is there something that you do in situations of such?

Would be grateful for whatever help. Thanks a lot.