Define skew-symmetric matrix with the help of an example.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

A square matrix is said to be skew symmetric matrix if

= -A, that is for all possible values of i and j. Now, if we put i = j, we

have

 

This means that all the diagonal elements of a skew symmetric matrix are zero.

 For example:

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM