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### Finding the effective maximum number of subspaces in a finite dimensional vector space

Hi mathoverflow community, may be some one may give me a hint on the following problem before I spend much time on brute force search.
For $q$ a prime number and $n=6$, let $\mathbb {F}_{q}^{n}$ be ...

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### nth-powers and degree n polynomials with coefficients in field extensions

Hi,
Suppose that $E/F$ is a Galois extension. If $P(X)\in E[X]$ is a (EDIT: monic) polynomial of
degree $n > 0$, such that $P(X)^n\in F[X]$, does it follow that $P(X)\in F[X]$?
Thanks

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### Field extension containing the eigenvectors of a Hermitian matrix

Let H be a (finite-dimensional) Hermitian matrix with algebraic numbers for its entries, all of which lie in some minimal field extension of the rational numbers; call this field ℚ(H) for short. ...

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### “Conjugacy rank” of two matrices over field extension

EDIT: ARGH! I've got to go and I have no idea how to do the damn subscripts right.
I have posted this elsewhere and got only a partial reply. I don't know whether this qualifies the question for an ...