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Let [itex]M = \begin {bmatrix} 8 & -1 \\ 2 & 11 \\ \end{bmatrix}[/itex]

Find formulas for the entries of [itex]M^n[/itex], where n is a positive integer.

2. Relevant equations

N/A

3. The attempt at a solution

I honestly have no clue where to start. We recently covered diagonalization, but I can't see how this relates.

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# Homework Help: Find formulas for the entries of M^n

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