# Exercises. Addition and subtraction of matrices

You can add and subtract matrices of same size, as result you get a matrix of the same size.

**Addition of matrices** (**sum of matrices**) **A** + **B** is the operation of finding the matrix **C**, all of whose elements are equal to the sum of pairwise all relevant elements of the matrices **A** and **B**, that is, each element of the matrix **C** is

_{i,j}= a

_{i,j}+ b

_{i,j}

**Subtraction of matrices** (**difference of matrices**) **A** - **B** is the operation of finding the matrix **C**, all of whose elements are pairwise differences of all relevant elements of the matrices **A** and **B**, that is, each element of the matrix **C** is

_{i,j}= a

_{i,j}- b

_{i,j}

Exercises. Addition of two matrices (sum of matrices) and the subtraction of two matrices (difference of matrices).

Given two matrices **A** and **B**:

A = | 16 |
17 |
-9 |
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-12 |
-17 |
-17 |
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-3 |
18 |
9 |
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B = | -19 |
-17 |
-10 |
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7 |
13 |
6 |
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10 |
-4 |
-8 |
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Select the size of the matrix **С**:

Number of rows:

Number of columns:

C = | ... |

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