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Homework Help: Jacobian transformation

  1. May 28, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data


    what routine algebra are they talking about. I don't see how they got

    x = u/3 - v/3


    y = 2u/3 +v/3
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  3. May 28, 2012 #2


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    substitute y = u - x into v, and solve for x
  4. May 28, 2012 #3
    thanks I got it. it's amazing how amazing you are.
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