Asked • 04/12/19

Do all square matrices have eigenvectors?

I came across a video lecture in which the professor stated that there may or may not be any eigenvectors for a given linear transformation. And, so far I thought every matrix has eigenvectors. Please clarify.

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Mark F. answered • 04/14/19

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Eigenvectors are very important in many problems, most of the time eigenvalues are not as important


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