# Linear Algebra/Nilpotence

The goal of this chapter is to show that every square matrix is similar to one that is a sum of two kinds of simple matrices. The prior section focused on the first kind, diagonal matrices. We now consider the other kind.

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Linear Algebra | ||

← Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors | Nilpotence |
Self-Composition → |

The goal of this chapter is to show that every square matrix is similar to one that is a sum of two kinds of simple matrices. The prior section focused on the first kind, diagonal matrices. We now consider the other kind.

Linear Algebra | ||

← Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors | Nilpotence |
Self-Composition → |