The questions asks for what value of Z does your set of equations have a non trivial solution? I am not even sure how to begin.. any hints?
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Originally Posted by supersaiyan The questions asks for what value of Z does your set of equations have a non trivial solution? I am not even sure how to begin.. any hints? Hint: create an augmented matrix and solve it using Gauss-Jordan elimination. You will obtain an expression in Z that will allow you to solve for it.
A homogeneous system of equations will have a non-trivial solution if and only if the determinant of the coefficient matrix is 0. Solve
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