# Lesson Worksheet: Adding and Subtracting Matrices Mathematics

In this worksheet, we will practice adding and subtracting matrices.

Q1:

Find .

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• D

Q2:

Evaluate

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• E

Q3:

Suppose the sum exists. We also know that has 2 rows and has 3 columns. What can we say about matrix ?

• A is a matrix.
• B is a matrix.
• C is a matrix.
• D is a matrix.
• E is a matrix.

Q4:

Given that is the zero matrix of order , find the value of .

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Q5:

Given that , where is the zero matrix, find the value of .

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Q6:

Consider the matrix Suppose the sum of matrices and is Find the matrix .

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Q7:

Let be a matrix whose entries are all zero. If is any matrix, which of following is equivalent to ?

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Q8:

Find .

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Q9:

Find .

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Q10:

Find .

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Q11:

Find .

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Q12:

Find .

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Q13:

Evaluate

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Q14:

Find .

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Q15:

Given that is the zero matrix of order , find .

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Q16:

A company produces televisions with 32-inch, 42-inch, and 48-inch screens. The first table gives the number of televisions of each screen size produced in factories A and B during January 2016. The second table gives the same information for February 2016. Express the total number of televisions of each screen size produced in the 2 months by each factory, A and B, in a matrix.

Screens produced during January 2016:

Factory32 inches42 inches48 inches
A820770500
B690660620

Screens produced during February 2016:

Factory32 inches42 inches48 inches
A560550830
B520700660
• A
• B
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• D

Q17:

Given that what are and ?

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• B,
• C,
• D,

Q18:

Given that find the values of , , , , and .

• A, , , ,
• B, , , ,
• C, , , ,
• D, , , ,

Q19:

Given that where is the zero matrix of order , find the values of and .

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• B,
• C,
• D,

Q20:

What is the value of for any matrix ?

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Q21:

If is a matrix and is a matrix, can you add the matrices and ?

• ANo
• BYes

Q22:

If the matrix is added to a zero matrix of the same size, is the result equal to matrix ?

• AYes
• BNo

Q23:

Which of the following is not true of any three matrices , , and that have the same order?

• A, where is the zero matrix of the same order as
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• EThese properties are all NOT true for any given matrix.

Q24:

If and , find the matrix , where and is the identity matrix of order .

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Q25:

Find all the ordered pairs such that

• A and
• B and
• C and
• D and
• E and