Lecture 18: Properties of Determinants

author: Gilbert Strang, Department of Mathematics, Center for Future Civic Media, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
recorded by: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
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Comment1 Ehren, July 6, 2013 at 7:24 p.m.:

can't resist another derivation of property 6:

Subtract -1 of any other row from the zero row (property 5). You now have a matrix with two zero rows. By property 2, the determinate is 0.

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