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Homework Help: Metric Matrix Question

  1. Apr 15, 2007 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    If I have a basis: [(1,0)^T, (1,1)^T], how do I compute the metric matrix, which is [(2,1)^T, (1,1)^T]?


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    3. The attempt at a solution
     
    Last edited: Apr 15, 2007
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  3. Apr 16, 2007 #2

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    How do you define the "metric matrix". Any linear vector space has a basis but not a "metric matrix".
     
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