Hi,

Can you help me with this problem, please

Suppose that A is nxn with n odd and that AT=-A. Show that

(i)If 2≠0 in K then det(A)=0

(ii) If 2=0 but we assume that each diagonal entry of A equals 0, then det(A)=0

Thank you!

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- Sep 14th 2008, 05:54 PMmivanovaDeterminants
Hi,

Can you help me with this problem, please

Suppose that A is nxn with n odd and that AT=-A. Show that

(i)If 2≠0 in K then det(A)=0

(ii) If 2=0 but we assume that each diagonal entry of A equals 0, then det(A)=0

Thank you! - Sep 14th 2008, 05:58 PMThePerfectHacker