Linear Algebra

Question 1
Which of the following is/are the eigenvector(s) for the matrix given below?
\begin{pmatrix} -9 &-6 &-2 &-4 \\ -8& -6 & -3 & -1 \\ 20 & 15 & 8 & 5 \\ 32& 21& 7&12 \end{pmatrix}
MSQ
A
\begin{pmatrix} -1\\ 1\\ 0\\ 1 \end{pmatrix}
B
\begin{pmatrix} 1\\ 0\\ -1\\ 0 \end{pmatrix}
C
\begin{pmatrix} -1\\ 0\\ 0\\ 0 \end{pmatrix}
D
\begin{pmatrix} 0\\ 1\\ -3\\ 0 \end{pmatrix}
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Question 2
Consider solving the following system of simultaneous equations using LU decomposition.
\begin{aligned} x_1+x_2-2x_3&=4 \\ x_1+3x_2-x_3&=7 \\ 2x_1+x_2-5x_3&=7 \end{aligned}
where L and U are denoted as
L= \begin{bmatrix} L_{11} & 0 & 0 \\ L_{21}& L_{22} & 0 \\ L_{31} & L_{32} & L_{33} \end{bmatrix}, U= \begin{bmatrix} U_{11} & U_{12} & U_{13} \\ 0& U_{22} & U_{23} \\ 0 & 0 & U_{33} \end{bmatrix}
Which one of the following is the correct combination of values for L32, U33, and x_1?
A
L_{32}=2,U_{33}=-\frac{1}{2},x_1=-1
B
L_{32}=2,U_{33}=2,x_1=-1
C
L_{32}=-\frac{1}{2},U_{33}=2,x_1=0
D
L_{32}=-\frac{1}{2},U_{33}=-\frac{1}{2},x_1=0
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Question 3
Consider the following two statements with respect to the matrices A_{m \times n},B_{n \times m},C_{n \times n} \text{ and }D_{n \times n},

Statement 1: tr(AB) = tr(BA)
Statement 2: tr(CD) = tr(DC)

wheretr() represents the trace of a matrix. Which one of the following holds?
A
Statement 1 is correct and Statement 2 is wrong.
B
Statement 1 is wrong and Statement 2 is correct.
C
Both Statement 1 and Statement 2 are correct.
D
Both Statement 1 and Statement 2 are wrong.
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Question 4
Suppose that P is a 4x5 matrix such that every solution of the equation Px=0 is a scalar multiple of \begin{bmatrix} 2 & 5 & 4 &3 & 1 \end{bmatrix}^T. The rank of P is _______
A
1
B
2
C
3
D
4
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Question 5
Consider the following matrix.
\begin{pmatrix} 0 & 1 & 1 & 1\\ 1& 0& 1 & 1\\ 1& 1 & 0 & 1 \\1 & 1 & 1 & 0 \end{pmatrix}
The largest eigenvalue of the above matrix is __________.
A
1
B
3
C
4
D
6
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Question 6
If x+2 y=30,then \left(\frac{2 y}{5}+\frac{x}{3}\right)+\left(\frac{x}{5}+\frac{2 y}{3}\right) will be equal to
A
8
B
16
C
18
D
20
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Question 7
Let A and B be two nxn matrices over real numbers. Let rank(M) and det(M) denote the rank and determinant of a matrix M, respectively. Consider the following statements.

I. rank(AB)=rank (A)rank (B)
II. det(AB)=det(A)det(B)
III. rank(A+B) \leq rank (A) + rank (B)
IV. det(A+B) \leq det(A) + det(B)

Which of the above statements are TRUE?
A
I and II only
B
I and IV only
C
II and III only
D
III and IV only
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Question 8
Consider the following matrix:
\begin{bmatrix} 1 & 2 & 4 & 8\\ 1& 3 & 9 &27 \\ 1 & 4 & 16 &64 \\ 1 & 5 & 25 &125 \end{bmatrix}
The absolute value of the product of Eigenvalues of R is _________ .
A
10
B
12
C
25
D
125
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Question 9
Let X be a square matrix. Consider the following two statements on X.

I. X is invertible
II. Determinant of X is non-zero

Which one of the following is TRUE?
A
I implies II; II does not imply I
B
II implies I; I does not imply II
C
I does not imply II; II does not imply I
D
I and II are equivalent statements
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Question 10
Consider a matrix P whose only eigenvectors are the multiples of \begin{bmatrix} 1\\ 4 \end{bmatrix}.
Consider the following statements.
(I) P does not have an inverse
(II) P has a repeated eigenvalue
(III) P cannot be diagonalized
Which one of the following options is correct?
A
Only I and III are necessarily true
B
Only II is necessarily true
C
Only I and II are necessarily true
D
Only II and III are necessarily true
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