If you have a symmetric, nonsingular matrix [tex]A[/tex], is it always possible to find a matrix [tex]B[/tex] such that(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

[tex]B^T A B = 1[/tex],

where [tex]1[/tex] is the identity?

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# Theorem about symmetric matrices?

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