 10.3.1: Exer. 12: Show that the given sequence is geometric, and find the c...
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 10.3.3: Exer. 314: Find the nth term, the fifth term, and the eighth term o...
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 10.3.15: Exer. 1516: Find all possible values of r for a geometric sequence ...
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 10.3.17: Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence whose first two terms...
 10.3.18: Find the seventh term of the geometric sequence whose second and th...
 10.3.19: Given a geometric sequence with and , find r and .
 10.3.20: Given a geometric sequence with and , find r and .
 10.3.21: Exer. 2126: Find the sum.
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 10.3.27: Exer. 2730: Express the sum in terms of summation notation. (Answer...
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 10.3.31: Exer. 3138: Find the sum of the infinite geometric series if it exi...
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 10.3.39: Exer. 3946: Find the rational number represented by the repeating d...
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 10.3.47: Find the geometric mean of 12 and 48.
 10.3.48: Find the geometric mean of 20 and 25.
 10.3.49: Insert two geometric means between 4 and 500.
 10.3.50: Insert three geometric means between 2 and 512.
 10.3.51: A vacuum pump removes onehalf of the air in a container with each ...
 10.3.52: The yearly depreciation of a certain machine is 25% of its value at...
 10.3.53: A certain culture initially contains 10,000 bacteria and increases ...
 10.3.54: An amount of money P is deposited in a savings account that pays in...
 10.3.55: A rubber ball is dropped from a height of 60 feet. If it rebounds a...
 10.3.56: The bob of a pendulum swings through an arc 24 centimeters long on ...
 10.3.57: A manufacturing company that has just located in a small community ...
 10.3.58: In a pest eradication program, N sterilized male flies are released...
 10.3.59: A certain drug has a halflife of about 2 hours in the bloodstream....
 10.3.60: Shown in the figure is a family tree displaying the current generat...
 10.3.61: The first figure shows some terms of a sequence of squares Let , , ...
 10.3.62: The figure shows several terms of a sequence consisting of alternat...
 10.3.63: The Sierpinski sieve, designed in 1915, is an example of a fractal....
 10.3.64: Refer to Exercise 63. (a) Write a geometric series that calculates ...
 10.3.65: If a deposit of $100 is made on the first day of each month into an...
 10.3.66: Refer to Exercise 65. Show that if the monthly deposit is P dollars...
 10.3.67: Use Exercise 66 to find A when , , and
 10.3.68: Refer to Exercise 66. If , approximately how many years are require...
 10.3.69: Exer. 6970: The doubledeclining balance method is a method of depr...
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Associative Law (AB)C = A(BC).
Parentheses can be removed to leave ABC.

Block matrix.
A matrix can be partitioned into matrix blocks, by cuts between rows and/or between columns. Block multiplication ofAB is allowed if the block shapes permit.

CayleyHamilton Theorem.
peA) = det(A  AI) has peA) = zero matrix.

Complex conjugate
z = a  ib for any complex number z = a + ib. Then zz = Iz12.

Diagonal matrix D.
dij = 0 if i # j. Blockdiagonal: zero outside square blocks Du.

Dimension of vector space
dim(V) = number of vectors in any basis for V.

Ellipse (or ellipsoid) x T Ax = 1.
A must be positive definite; the axes of the ellipse are eigenvectors of A, with lengths 1/.JI. (For IIx II = 1 the vectors y = Ax lie on the ellipse IIA1 yll2 = Y T(AAT)1 Y = 1 displayed by eigshow; axis lengths ad

Iterative method.
A sequence of steps intended to approach the desired solution.

Kronecker product (tensor product) A ® B.
Blocks aij B, eigenvalues Ap(A)Aq(B).

lAII = l/lAI and IATI = IAI.
The big formula for det(A) has a sum of n! terms, the cofactor formula uses determinants of size n  1, volume of box = I det( A) I.

Partial pivoting.
In each column, choose the largest available pivot to control roundoff; all multipliers have leij I < 1. See condition number.

Singular matrix A.
A square matrix that has no inverse: det(A) = o.

Spanning set.
Combinations of VI, ... ,Vm fill the space. The columns of A span C (A)!

Special solutions to As = O.
One free variable is Si = 1, other free variables = o.

Spectrum of A = the set of eigenvalues {A I, ... , An}.
Spectral radius = max of IAi I.

Standard basis for Rn.
Columns of n by n identity matrix (written i ,j ,k in R3).

Trace of A
= sum of diagonal entries = sum of eigenvalues of A. Tr AB = Tr BA.

Triangle inequality II u + v II < II u II + II v II.
For matrix norms II A + B II < II A II + II B II·

Tridiagonal matrix T: tij = 0 if Ii  j I > 1.
T 1 has rank 1 above and below diagonal.

Volume of box.
The rows (or the columns) of A generate a box with volume I det(A) I.