what is the difference between the jordan form of matrices A and diagonal block matrices similar to A ?
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Originally Posted by transgalactic what is the difference between the jordan form of matrices A and diagonal block matrices similar to A? Difference, in what terms? For example is the Jordan form of , is a diagonal block matrix similar to but it is not its Jordan form.
because of the 2 ,3 on the smaller diagonal ?
Originally Posted by transgalactic because of the 2 ,3 on the smaller diagonal? It is irrelevant, only an example. The important thing is that so, the Jordan form of is .
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