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Here is an implementation of a circuit producing state $|\psi\rangle = \frac{1}{\sqrt{3}}(|00\rangle + |01\rangle + |10\rangle)$ on IBM Q: Note that $\theta = 1.2310$ for $\mathrm{Ry}$ on $q_0$. $\theta = \frac{\pi}{4}$ and $\theta = -\frac{\pi}{4}$ for first and second $\mathrm{Ry}$ on $q_1$. The $\mathrm{Ry}$ on $q_0$ prepares qubit in superposition $|... 0 Yes, any state can always be described as a coherent superposition of some other set of states. "Being in a superposition" is not a property of just a quantum state, but rather a property of a quantum state relative to some basis. It doesn't make sense to talk of a superposition if not relative to a basis. We often don't explicitly specify this basis simply ... 6 Superposition is a basis dependent concept. Namely the$|0\rangle$and$|1\rangle$states are commonly said not to be superposition states exactly because one of the two coefficients in the$\{|0\rangle,|1\rangle\}$basis expansion is zero. However, using the x-basis representation,$\{|+\rangle, |-\rangle\}$one finds$|0\rangle = (|+\rangle + |-\rangle)/\...