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    help reading maple PLEASE

    i am trying to find eigen values and eigen vectors on a matrix. this is the code and answers that i currently have:

    > K := matrix([[-0.333495492e-1, -.1761904759], [.1621621621, 0]]);

    > eigenvectors(K);
    [-0.01667477460 + 0.1682063625 I, 1, {}],

    [-0.01667477460 - 0.1682063625 I, 1,[Vector[row](2, {(1) = -1.037272570+.1028277768*I, (2) = 0.-1.*I}]

    The eigen values are perfect, I've checked them with others, but the eigen vectors don't work right. i'm confused, what am i doing wrong?

    Thank you so much for your help!!
    Last edited by keeperchik2006; December 14th 2010 at 10:10 AM. Reason: incorrect
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