I am trying to costruct a proof relating to the tangent space of SL(n). I'm almost there but all I need to show that if B is an arbitary constant traceless nxn matrix then there exists an A(t) (nxn) with the following properties:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

i) detA = 1

ii) A'(0) = B.

Just a tip in the right direction would be great thanks.

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# Homework Help: Missing gap in proof

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