You are on page 1of 2

05/05/2017 Unit7:HomeworkMUBARAKNALF

Instructor:GeorgeVaughan
Student:MUBARAKNALF
Course:MA311LinearAlgebra Assignment:Unit7:Homework
Date:5/5/17
DLS2A2017

Forthematrix,listtherealeigenvalues,repeatedaccordingtotheirmultiplicities. 4 3 0 4
0 8 4 7
0 0 8 3
0 0 0 9

Thescalarisaneigenvalueofann nmatrixAifandonlyifsatisfiesthecharacteristicequationdet(A I) = 0.

4 3 0 4 0 0 0

0 8 4 7 0 0 0
(A I) =
0 0 8 3 0 0 0
0 0 0 9 0 0 0

4 3 0 4

0 8 4 7
(Typeexpressionsusingasthe
= 0 0 8 3

0 0 0 9
variable.)

Thedeterminantofatriangularmatrixistheproductoftheentriesonthemaindiagonal.FindthedeterminantofA I.

4 3 0 4
0 8 4 7
det(A I) = det
0 0 8 3
0 0 0 9
= (4 )(8 )(8 )(9 )
(Simplifyyouranswer.Typeyouranswerinfactoredform.)

Findtherootsofthecharacteristicequation,(4 )(8 )(8 )(9 ) = 0.

Therealeigenvaluesare 4,8,8,9 .
(Useacommatoseparateanswersasneeded.)

https://xlitemprod.pearsoncmg.com/api/v1/print/math 1/2
05/05/2017 Unit7:HomeworkMUBARAKNALF

YOUANSWERED: 1
1

111
1

1
1

1
11

1
1

1
1

1
1

1
1
1
1

https://xlitemprod.pearsoncmg.com/api/v1/print/math 2/2