Suppose u and v are solutions to the linear system Ax=b. Show that if scalars α and β satisfy α+β=1, then αu+βv is also a solution to the linear system Ax=b.
Suppose u and v are solutions to the linear system Ax=b. Show that if scalars α and β satisfy α+β=1, then αu+βv is also a solution to the linear system Ax=b.
Just plug for into the left side of and use the linearity of applying to that vector to simplify everything to just