
Please post any and all homework or other textbookstyle problems in one of the Homework & Coursework Questions...

Feb2313 09:24 AM
micromass

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Hi,
Can anyone recommend a freely available library in C or C++ that is able to calculate eigenvalues and...

Dec2709 06:54 PM
patiobarbecue

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What is the infinite product for the function
\Xi(s)=\Gamma\left(\frac{s}{2}\right)\pi^{s/2}\zeta(s)
?

Feb1710 07:52 PM
Charles49

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3,425 
trying to show that polynomials f(x), g(x) in Z are relatively prime in Q iff the ideal they generate in Z contains an...

Dec1009 06:44 PM
esisk

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804 
Is the definition of an orthogonal matrix:
1. a matrix where all rows are orthonormal AND all columns are...

Dec1509 10:08 PM
sjeddie

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This is not a homework , i got this question from the internet.
Prove:...

Dec1609 09:02 AM
rasmhop

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http://mathworld.wolfram.com/news/20090607/mersenne47/
When a new large number such as this is discovered, does...

Dec1909 03:45 PM
Pagan Harpoon

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1,359 
I was reading Lie Algebras in Physics by Georgi.......................second edition...
Theorem 1.2: He proves that...

Dec2409 03:15 AM
krishna mohan

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5,356 
I have trouble visualizing what exactly these are. Vector Space, Subset, Sub Space...
What's the difference and how...

Dec2609 07:50 PM
HallsofIvy

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2,228 
Hi!
I have following question. I will explain it with abstract notation although in fact I am working with some...

Dec2909 04:25 AM
kakaz

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I'm having trouble grasping what an irreducible representation is. Can someone explain what this is through an example...

Jan110 09:04 PM
meopemuk

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1,451 
3\times2^{m}+1=n^{2}
For some positive integers m and n.

Jan510 12:13 PM
robert2734

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i'm working through the following text and I think I found an error please let me know if i'm totally wrong.
...

Jan1610 05:44 AM
Spartan Math

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2,543 
Hi
I'd like to show that SU(n) is a normal subgroup of U(n).
Here are my thoughts:
1)The kernel of of...

Jan1110 07:47 AM
wofsy

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Ok so I am not a math major and i haven't taken an abstract algebra class but i am curoius about the subject. I have...

Jan1310 01:32 PM
wofsy

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1,056 
Hi,
I try to get a grasp on semidirect products, by notes written by Patrick J. Morandi ("Semi direct products")....

Jan1810 07:17 AM
haushofer

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Is the following correct, as far as it goes?
Suppose I have a vector space V and I'm making a transformation from...

Jan1710 10:26 AM
Landau

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Hello dear forum members I wanted to know where are the research on the Riemann hypothesis , the latest advances ,who...

Jan2010 07:58 AM
CRGreathouse

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2,046 
Hello everyone, I have been trying to teach myself number theory and I am stuck trying to prove a (I am sure) very...

Jan1710 03:05 PM
dodo

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1,893 
I know it's a dumb question but I can't figure out why the totient of n is always even (I've read in a book that it...

Jan1810 02:04 PM
crypto_rsa

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4,793 
Here is an interesting problem that I've been thinking about for a while:
Let p be a prime s.t. p = 4m+1 for some...

Feb110 10:12 AM
joeblow

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okay so i was reading a book on representations and found this discussion and was confused:...

Jan2210 08:29 AM
wofsy

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Hello.
I have been reading a book with an introductory section on number theory and the part regarding Euler's...

Jan2210 12:22 PM
dodo

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From this example
AntiAliasing section 22.4.1
http://http.developer.nvidia.com/GPUGems2/gpugems2_chapter22.html...

Jan2610 10:56 AM
rebeka

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1,809 
Hi Folks,
I have a question about determinants that is probably quite simple. I know that if you have a matrix and...

Jan2710 09:32 AM
ulriksvensson

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I wonder if all coupling set of equations are not solvable analytically? I have a equation set as follows
y1 =...

Jan2710 12:07 PM
BCon

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1,282 
Hello dear forum member I wanted to know how about the research on this branch of science.Are many people working on...

Jan3110 06:06 AM
zetafunction

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2,202 
Hi,
I have just started teaching linear algebra to myself. I know nothing about linear algebra so if this question...

Feb310 06:50 PM
Zaphos

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3,088 
Hey everyone,
I'm taking this course called "Number Theory" and am having a lot of difficulty with it. We're...

Feb210 10:38 PM
ramsey2879

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1,678 
Hi,
I am new with linear algebra, and I'm having a hard time wrapping my mind around the 0 vector and the additive...

Feb210 07:40 AM
radou

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1,900 
I recently teach myself linear algebra with Friedberg's textbook.
And I have a question about adjoint operator, which...

Feb410 06:04 AM
typhoonss821

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1,167 
hi.
i'm reading "quantum mechanics in hilbert space" and a don't get a basic point for bounded operators.
def. 1...

Feb1010 07:25 AM
tommy01

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Clearly I am missing something obvious here, but how is it that negative even numbers are zeros of the Riemann zeta...

Feb1010 12:10 PM
mrbohn1

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G group, H subgroup of G.
Suppose aH and bH are distinct leftcosets then Ha and Hb must be distinct right cosets?
...

Feb1610 08:25 PM
Fredrik

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2,813 
"Let m and k be positive integers and φ(m) is the Euler's phi function. Then the number of integers n such that 1≤n≤mk...

Feb2110 04:31 PM
CRGreathouse

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I'm a physics major. As such, I have come across several situations in my studies that require the use of eigenvectors...

Feb2210 09:04 AM
imaloonru

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1,807 
4=2+2, 6=3+3. Are there any other cases where an even number of the form 2p, where p is a prime, cannot be...

Feb2210 05:20 PM
CRGreathouse

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I am having trouble understanding this example:
Let G=S_3 and H={(1),(13)}. Then the left cosets of H in G are
...

Feb2510 02:32 AM
mrbohn1

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1,049 
Show that (p1)(p2)...(pr)==(1)^r*r!(mod p) for r=1, 2, ..., p1. I am having trouble getting this proof started....

Feb2410 03:38 PM
Tinyboss

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1) Definition: Let m denote a positive integer and a any integer such that gcd(a,m)=1. Let h be the smallest positive...

Mar110 09:49 PM
VeeEight

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1,961 
Hello there,
I have trouble understanding why the coefficients in an affine combination should add up to 1; From...

Mar910 04:17 AM
mrbohn1

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