# Why must the transpose of an invertible matrix be invertible?

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Nov 7, 2015

#### Answer:

If

#### Explanation:

If you are happy to accept that

Suppose

Then:

#(A^(-1))^T A^T = (A A^(-1))^T = I^T = I#

#A^T (A^(-1))^T = (A^(-1) A)^T = I^T = I#

So