Solve the system of linear equations using the Gauss-Jordan elimination method. 3x + 2y − 2z = 10 2x − 3y + 2z = 0 4x − y + 3z = 2
The Gauss-Jordan elimination method is based on row operations. We may multiply any row on any nonzero number and add the result to another row, also multiplied on some nonzero number. The updated row replaces the second row, and the system remains equivalent to the initial one. The purpose is to eliminate all variables except one in some row to find this one variable.
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