# Reduce the matrix to normal form

• December 28th 2009, 02:04 PM
zorro
Reduce the matrix to normal form
Question : Reduce the matrix $
\begin{bmatrix} 1 & 3 & 6 & -1 \\ 1 & 4 & 5 & 1 \\ 1 & 5 & 4 & 3 \end{bmatrix}$

to normal form and hence find its rank
• December 28th 2009, 05:12 PM
kjchauhan
Normal Form of A Matrix is:

$\begin{pmatrix}
1 &0 &0 &0\\
0 &1 &0 &0\\
0 &0 &0 &0\\
\end{pmatrix}$

and Hence Rank is 2