# Chapter 06 Determinant of a Matrix Using Forward Elimination Background

##### Gaussian Elimination (CHAPTER 6)
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Determinant of a Matrix Using Forward Elimination: Background

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Learn how to find the determinant of a matrix using forward elimination steps of Gaussian Elimination.

This video teaches you how to find the determinant of a matrix using forward elimination steps of Gaussian Elimination.

###### All Videos for this Topic
• Naive Gaussian elimination: Theory: Part 1 of 2 [YOUTUBE 10:27] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Naive Gaussian elimination: Theory: Part 2 of 2 [YOUTUBE 2:22] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Naive Gauss Elimination Method: Example: Part 1 of 2 (Forward Elimination) [YOUTUBE 10:49] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Naive Gauss Elimination Method: Example: Part 2 of 2 (Back Substitution) [YOUTUBE 6:40] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Pitfalls of Naive Gauss Elimination Method: [YOUTUBE 7:20] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Naive Gauss Elimination: Round-off Error Issues: Example: Part 1 of 3 [YOUTUBE 7:20] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Naive Gauss Elimination: Round-off Error Issues: Example: Part 2 of 3 [YOUTUBE 7:40] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Naive Gauss Elimination: Round-off Error Issues: Example: Part 3 of 3 [YOUTUBE 8:07] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Gaussian Elimination With Partial Pivoting: Theory [YOUTUBE 10:39] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Gaussian Elimination With Partial Pivoting: Example: Part 1 of 3 (Forward Elimination) [YOUTUBE 7:15] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Gaussian Elimination With Partial Pivoting: Example: Part 2 of 3 (Forward Elimination) [YOUTUBE 10:08] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Gaussian Elimination With Partial Pivoting: Example: Part 3 of 3 (Back Substitution) [YOUTUBE 6:18] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Gaussian Elimination With Partial Pivoting: Round-off Error Issues: Example: Part 1 of 3 [YOUTUBE 8:58] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Gaussian Elimination With Partial Pivoting: Round-off Error Issues: Example: Part 2 of 3 [YOUTUBE 8:17] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Gaussian Elimination With Partial Pivoting: Round-off Error Issues: Example: Part 3 of 3 [YOUTUBE 5:48] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Determinant of a Matrix Using Forward Elimination Method: Background [YOUTUBE 5:17] [TRANSCRIPT]
• Determinant of a Matrix Using Forward Elimination Method: Example [YOUTUBE 10:07] [TRANSCRIPT]
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