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    Gram-Schmidt Question

    If ql and q2 are the outputs from Gram-Schmidt, what were the possible input vectors a and b?
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    a and b can be any two vectors in the subspace spanned by q1 and q2.
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    Quote Originally Posted by HallsofIvy View Post
    a and b can be any two vectors in the subspace spanned by q1 and q2.
    I think he means he started the orthonomalisation with a and b and ended with q1 and q2, so to start him off obviously q1 is either a/|a| or b/|b| ..

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