Mathematics About the Number 2018 Happy New Year 2018!!
Here are several mathematical facts about the number 2018.
Is 2018 a Prime Number?
The number 2018 is an even number, so in particular 2018 is not a prime number.
The prime factorization of 2018 is
Here $2$ and $1009$ are […]
Linear Algebra Midterm 1 at the Ohio State University (3/3)
The following problems are Midterm 1 problems of Linear Algebra (Math 2568) at the Ohio State University in Autumn 2017.
There were 9 problems that covered Chapter 1 of our textbook (Johnson, Riess, Arnold).
The time limit was 55 minutes.
This post is Part 3 and contains […]
Nilpotent Matrices and Non-Singularity of Such Matrices
Let $A$ be an $n \times n$ nilpotent matrix, that is, $A^m=O$ for some positive integer $m$, where $O$ is the $n \times n$ zero matrix.
Prove that $A$ is a singular matrix and also prove that $I-A, I+A$ are both nonsingular matrices, where $I$ is the $n\times n$ identity […]