An overdetermined system of linear equations has more equations than unknowns. In general, overdetermined systems have no solution. In some cases, linear least squares may be used to find an approximate solution.

Title overdetermined
Canonical name Overdetermined
Date of creation 2013-03-22 12:07:00
Last modified on 2013-03-22 12:07:00
Owner akrowne (2)
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Numerical id 9
Author akrowne (2)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 15-00
Synonym over-determined
Synonym over determined
Related topic UnderDetermined
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