HiSET Mathematics: Matrices and Determinants Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which row would you multiply by -2 to help you find the inverse matrix?

Question 2 2. Which of these statements is not true?

Question 3 3. If the inverse of matrix A is this, what is the solution when the constants are 10 and 13?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is the new row that results when you add rows 1 and 3?

Question 5 5. A matrix B multiplied by its identity matrix is equal to what?

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Question 6 6. For the problem Mx = h where M is a matrix, x is the variable matrix, and h is the answer or constants matrix, how would you solve the problem if you were given the inverse of matrix M?

Question 7 7. A matrix multiplied by its inverse is equal to what?

Question 8 8. Find the determinant of the following matrix.

Question 9 9. What is the number in the first row and first column in the answer matrix?

Question 10 10. Which number needs to be changed to find the inverse of this matrix?

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Question 11 11. What size is the following matrix?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is not a valid matrix operation?

Question 13 13. If you switch rows two and three, what will be the new second row?

Question 14 14. The identity matrix can be likened to what number?

Question 15 15. Which system of equations is represented by the following matrix? (Think of the vertical line as the equal sign.)

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Question 16 16. What kinds of brackets are used in proper matrix notation?

Question 17 17. Which matrix will you get when you multiply a matrix with its inverse?

Question 18 18. How many rows would a matrix that represents a system of 5 variables and 3 equations have?

Question 19 19. Which choice below could be a possible answer to the determinant of a matrix?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is the inverse of this matrix?

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Question 21 21. What of these symbols is commonly used to enclose a matrix?

Question 22 22. Multiply the first row by -3 and add it to the second row.

Question 23 23. Multiply the fourth row by 3.

Question 24 24. What is the number in the second row and third column in the answer matrix?

Question 25 25. Which of the following would be a square matrix?

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Question 26 26. When you multiply matrices, if the first matrix is a 4x3 matrix, which of the following matrices can we multiply with the first?

Question 27 27. Find the determinant of the following matrix.

Question 28 28. Subtract the following matrices:

Question 29 29. Add the following matrices:

Question 30 30. If you switch the first row with the fourth row, what will the new first row be?

HiSET Mathematics: Matrices and Determinants Chapter Exam Instructions

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