Algebra Examples

Find the Determinant
The determinant of is .
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Set up the determinant by breaking it into smaller components.
The determinant of is .
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The determinant of a matrix can be found using the formula .
Simplify the determinant.
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Simplify each term.
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Multiply by to get .
Multiply by to get .
Simplify the expression.
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Subtract from to get .
Multiply by to get .
Since the matrix is multiplied by , the determinant is .
The determinant of is .
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The determinant of a matrix can be found using the formula .
Simplify the determinant.
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Simplify each term.
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Multiply by to get .
Multiply by to get .
Simplify the expression.
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Subtract from to get .
Multiply by to get .
Add and to get .
Subtract from to get .
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