# Gradient, Divergence and Curl

Real Analysis

Gradient, Divergence and Curl (I)

If r = xi + yj + zk and R denote ║r║

Verify

(1) ▼R^n = nR^(n-2) r

(2) ▼×(R^n r) = 0

Verify

(1) ▼*(F + G) = ▼*F + ▼*G

(2) ▼×(F + G) = ▼×F + ▼×G

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If r = xi + yj + zk and R denote ║r║

Verify

(1) ▼R^n = nR^(n-2) r

(2) ▼×(R^n r) = 0

Verify

(1) ▼*(F + G) = ▼*F + ▼*G

(2) ▼×(F + G) = ▼×F + ▼×G

Solution contains detailed step-by-step explanation.

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