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Re: Re: Why does Inverse[M] hesitate?


Don't include the MatrixForm wrapper in the definition of the variables

(A={{(1-g)-1,1},{-w P(1-g)/C,-1}})//MatrixForm
(B={{0},{-P(w+1)}})//MatrixForm

Inverse[A].B


Bob Hanlon

> 
> From: skirmantas.janusonis at yale.edu (Skirmantas)
To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
> Date: 2005/02/19 Sat AM 02:32:57 EST
> To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
> Subject: [mg54404] [mg54383] Re: Why does Inverse[M] hesitate?
> 
> The Inverse function sometimes calculates the inverse of a matrix
> immediately, sometimes it does not. Try this example in Mathematica
> 5.1:
> 
> A={{(1-g)-1,1},{-w P(1-g)/C,-1}}//MatrixForm
> B={{0},{-P(w+1)}}//MatrixForm
> 
> I get 
> Out: Inverse[(expanded A)].(expanded B)
> 
> If I do just 
> A={{a,b},{c,d}}
> B={{e},{f}}
> Inverse[A].B 
> 
> I get the final correct result. 
> 
> 


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