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Jordan Canonical Form

  1. Nov 13, 2008 #1
    Does anybody know of any good websites that contain a clear proof of the existence of the Jordan Canonical Form of matrices? My professor really confused me today
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    Incidentally, the Jordan canonical form makes it really easy to prove the Cayley-Hamilton theorem (which was assigned as a homework problem in our math methods class :p).
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