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Chapter 9: Vector Calculus

Section 9.7: Conservative and Solenoidal Fields

Example 9.7.11

Show that F=x z i+x2y z j+y2 k is solenoidal but not conservative, and find a vector potential both with Maple's VectorPotential command and by Recipe 2 in Table 9.7.4. If these differ, show that the difference is a gradient and find a scalar potential for this gradient.

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