Developed by Eric Ayars  Published August 1, 2016
Subject Area  Electricity & Magnetism 

Levels  First Year and Beyond the First Year 
Available Implementations  Python, Mathematica, and Easy Java Simulations 
Learning Objectives 
Students who complete these exercises will
* Be able to convert from a system of equations to a matrix equation.
* Be able to use a computational package to solve the matrix equation.

Time to Complete  30 min 
These exercises are not tied to a specific programming language. Example implementations are provided under the Code tab, but the Exercises can be implemented in whatever platform you wish to use (e.g., Excel, Python, MATLAB, etc.).
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Credits and Licensing
Eric Ayars, "Solving systems of linear equations: resistor networks," Published in the PICUP Collection, August 2016, https://doi.org/10.1119/PICUP.Exercise.linearEquations.
DOI: 10.1119/PICUP.Exercise.linearEquations
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