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    I'm not sure what geometric description means.
    Well if u consider the identity matrix and your matrix, what must u do to the identity matrix to obtain the matrix u have?
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    I'm not sure what geometric description means.
    They're asking whether it's a rotation, enlargement, strech etc. Any thoughts?
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    They're asking whether it's a rotation, enlargement, strech etc. Any thoughts?
    So the geometrical description is an enlargement of the scale factor 8
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    So the geometrical description is an enlargement of the scale factor 8
    Yes that's right.
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    Yes that's right.
    Thanks for the help
 
 
 
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