1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data 2. Relevant equations 3. The attempt at a solution http://www.ocf.berkeley.edu/~yayhdapu/postings/sakurai1.9.pdf" http://www.ocf.berkeley.edu/~yayhdapu/postings/sakurai1.9.docx" These are here in this attached PDF. You can see where I'm stuck - how do I solve for a and b?? It just so happens that my BA is in math :( a and b are related non-algebraically, no?