Determinant (CAS-979)

Computes the determinant of a matrix.

Syntax

determinant(Matrix)

Description

Given a matrix $$A$$, computes its determinant.

Options

Below is a complete list of options that may be used in the determinant function.

Option

Description

Format

Default value

method

We can choose the method to be used from the following: gauss, minor_expansion, free_division_gauss, free_fraction_gauss and sasaki_murao.

{method=”gauss”}

gauss