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That's a special calculation done on square matrices - for example, on a 2 x 2 matrix, or on a 3 x 3 matrix. For details, see the Wikipedia article on "Determinant".

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What is meant by the determinant of a math equation?

A single math equation does not have a determinant. A system of equations (3x3 , 4x4, etc.) will have a determinant. You can find a determinant of a system by converting the system into a corresponding matrix and finding its determinant.


Is there an easy way by which I mean a way that requires less than half an hour and no higher math than Algebra 2 to find the determinant of a 5 by 5 matrix?

There is no easy way to find the determinant; it's long and tedious. There are computer programs available (like MATLAB) that will find the determinant. You'll find there probably won't be a large matrix in an exam if you're required to find the determinant.


What does determinant mean?

The term determinant is both noun and adjective. In case it is a noun, determinant means a factor that decisively affects the nature or outcome of something. If it is an adjective, determinant means serving to determine or decide something.


Determinant of adjoint a is given find determinant of a?

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If any two rows or columns of a determinant are identical the value of the determinant becomes?

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If two rows of a determinant are interchanged what is true of the resulting determinant?

The resulting determinate is the negative, or opposite, of the original determinant.


Do all matrices have determinant?

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''La'' is the feminine determinant in french that you place in front of nouns.


What do you mean by a symmetric determinant in a and b and c?

It means that if you substitute b for a, c for b and a for c the value of the determinant remains unchanged.It means that if you substitute b for a, c for b and a for c the value of the determinant remains unchanged.It means that if you substitute b for a, c for b and a for c the value of the determinant remains unchanged.It means that if you substitute b for a, c for b and a for c the value of the determinant remains unchanged.


What is the determinant rank of the determinant of 123456 its a 2 x 3 matrix?

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