Unformatted text preview: 3. Choose the next pivot element (diagonal down from the ﬁrst pivot element) 4. Turn this 2nd pivot element into a 1, and transform the rest of its column into zeros. 5. Continue until the coefﬁcient matrix resembles the identity matrix(1’s along the maindiagonal and 0’s everywhere else.) Example 3: Solve the following system of equations using Gauss Jordan Elimination: 3 x + y = 17 x2 y =1 7...
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 Fall '08
 JillZarestky
 Multiplication, Derivative, Pivot element, Kendra Kilmer

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