# Prove that the following determinant is equal to 0 : |0,0,0,p,v,0,0,0,q,w,0,0,0,r,x,a,c,e,s,y,b,d,f,t,z|

Prove that the following determinant is equal to 0 :
$|0,0,0,p,v,0,0,0,q,w,0,0,0,r,x,a,c,e,s,y,b,d,f,t,z|$
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Nicole Conner
Hint: with only 2 parameters each, those first three columns must be linearly dependent. See if you can prove it.