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  1. Bobman

    Determine a basis for kernel/nullspace

    Homework Statement [/B] A=##\begin{bmatrix} 1 & 2 & 3 \\ 4 & 8 & 12 \end{bmatrix}## Question: Determine a basis for ker(A). Homework Equations Ker(A)=##\begin{bmatrix} 1 & 2 & 3& |&0 \\ 4 & 8 & 12& |&0 \end{bmatrix}## (And reduce with gaussian elimination) The Attempt at a Solution (Sorry...
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    Calculus Recommendation of a thorough book on suffix/index notation?

    I believe it is also called "einstein notation"? The "notation-thingy" using kronecker delta, levi-civita and etc to simplify expressions with div, grad, curl (i took the course in my native language so i am not entirely sure what the notation or technique is called in english). Looking to get...
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    Courses Multiple physics and maths courses at the same time?

    So we are to choose electives (this is all undergrad) for the spring in about a month or so, and i am having doubts if i might end up taking one "math heavy" or "concept heavy" course too many. My uni splits one semester into two periods, meaning the spring semester is based on two periods...
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    What sparked your interest for physics?

    For me it was something as trivial as a conceptual example of newtons third law, the astronaut creating momentum by tossing a wrench, that gave me an eyeopener for the subject. What ignited your spark?