Tribhuvan University

Institute of Science and Technology

2080

Bachelor Level / second-semester / Science

Computer Science and Information Technology( MTH168 )

Mathematics II

Full Marks: 80

Pass Marks: 32

Time: 3 Hours

Candidates are required to give their answers in their own words as far as practicable.

The figures in the margin indicate full marks.

**Group A**

**Attempt any three questions.**

1

Define system of linear equations. When a system of equations is consistent? Make echelon form to solve:

-2a – 3b + 4c = 5

b – 2c = 4

a + 3b – c = 2

2

Define linear transformation with an example.

Let A = , v = , b= , x =,

and define a transformation T : R² → R² by T(x) = Ax then

a. find T(v).

b. Find x ∈ R² whose image under T is b.

3

Find AB by block multiplication of the matrices.

A= B=

4

Find the least square solution of Ax=c where

A=, c=

and compute the associated least square error.

**Group B**

**Attempt any ten questions.**

5

Determine the column of the matrix A are linearly independent where

A =

6

Let A = and B = . What value (s) of k, if any, will make AB=BA?

7

Evaluate the determinant of the matrix.

8

When two column vectors in R² are equal? Give an example. Compute u+3v, -u-2v where,

9

Prove that the two vectors u and v are perpendicular to each other if and only if the line through u is perpendicular bisector of the line segment from -u to v.

10

Find the eigenvalue of A =

11

Define null space of a matrix A. Let

then show that v belongs to the null space matrix A.

12

Find the equation y = a_{0} + a_{1} x of the least squares line that best fits the data points (2,1), (5,2), (7,3), (8,3).

13

Show that the solution of y_{k+2} – 4y_{k+1} + 3y_{k} = 0 are linearly independent.

14

Define group. Show that the set of integers is a group with respect to addition operation.

15

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