[R] Inverse Matrices
doraiss at auburn.edu
Tue Nov 6 18:58:25 CET 2001
Looks like A is a singular matrix, hence no inverse. Try det(A) to see
if the determinant is 0 (or close to zero).
If that's not the case, perhaps you can send the actual matrix you're
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> I have a problem with finding the inverse of a matrix. I have
> a square 9x9 matrix, A, and when I do solve(A) to find the
> inverse I get the following error message:
> Error in solve.default(A) : singular matrix `a' in solve
> Has anybody got any ideas as to why this is happening?
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