I am studying for a final I have tomorrow in linear algebra, and I am still having trouble understanding linear functionals. Can someone help me out with this example problem, walk me through it so I can understand exactly what a linear functional is?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Is the following a linear functional?

[tex]\ y (x)=\int_0^1\ t^2 x(t) \, dx [/tex]

[tex]\ y (x)=x(-2)+\int_0^1\ x(t^2)\, dt [/tex]

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# Homework Help: Linear Functionals

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