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Asked Jan 26, 2020
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If A and B are symmetric matrices of the same order, then show that AB
is symmetric if and only if A and B commute, that is AB = BA.

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Step 1

Given that, A and B are symmetric matrices.

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Step 2

Let us assume that A and B are symmetric mat...

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