How can I write this expression as a linear combination of three vectors (polynomials) in P3 p(x) = a + bx + cx^2 +(-a-c)x^3? Thank you
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Originally Posted by AkilMAI How can I write this expression as a linear combination of three vectors (polynomials) in P3 p(x) = a + bx + cx^2 +(-a-c)x^3? Thank you Let your vectors be Then it is simple
dwsmith is right, that is a linear combination, but I suspect what they want is where "a", "b", and "c" are the coefficients of the linear combination.
Originally Posted by HallsofIvy dwsmith is right but I suspect what they want is I like to go with the simpliest answer.
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