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By Yakov Isidorovich Perelman, V. G. Boltyansky, George Yankovsky, Sam Sloan

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Suppose that A1 |A2 and B1 |B2 hold. Commutativity follows if (A1 ⊗ B1 )⊥ + (A1 ⊗ B1 ) ∩ (A2 ⊗ B2 ) = (A1 ⊗ B1 )⊥ + (A2 ⊗ B2 ). 19 (iii) yields A2 ⊗ B2 =(A1 ∩ A2 ⊗ B1 ∩ B2 ) + (A1 + (A2 ∩ (A1 ∩ A2 )⊥ ⊗ B2 ) ∩ A2 ⊗ B2 ∩ (B1 ∩ B2 )⊥ ). 20 (ii) imply (A2 ∩(A1 ∩ A2 )⊥ ⊗ B2 ) + (A1 ⊆(A1 ⊗ B1 )⊥ = A⊥ 1 ⊗W ∩ A2 ⊗ (B2 ∩ (B1 ∩ B2 )⊥ ) + A1 ⊗ B⊥ 1, where W represents the whole space. 6) holds. 6) be true. 20 (ii) that (V and W represent the whole spaces) ⊥ A1 ∩ A2 ⊗ (B2 ∩ (B1 ∩ B2 )⊥ ) ⊆(A1 ⊗ B1 )⊥ = A⊥ 1 ⊗ W + A1 ⊗ B1 ; ⊥ A2 ∩ (A1 ∩ A2 )⊥ ⊗ B1 ∩ B2 ⊆(A1 ⊗ B1 )⊥ = A⊥ 1 ⊗ B1 + V ⊗ B1 .

For every z there exists a b such that Az = b. Thus, a consistent equation has been constructed and according to the definition of a g-inverse, for every z, z = A− b = A− Az. 14) holds. Let us now prove sufficiency. 13) has a solution for a specific b. Therefore, a vector w exists which satisfies Aw = b. 13). 1. All g-inverses A− of A are generated by − − A− = A− 0 + Z − A0 AZAA0 , where Z is an arbitrary matrix and A− 0 is a specific g-inverse. 5, A− is a g-inverse since AA− A = A. Moreover, if A− 0 is a specific g-inverse, choose Z = A− − A− 0 .

Other equivalent conditions can be found in Jacobson (1953, pp. 28–30), for example. 2. The subspaces {Ai }, i = 1, . . , n, are disjoint if and only if any one of the following equivalent conditions hold: (i) ( i Ai ) ∩ ( finite index set; (ii) Ai ∩ ( j j Aj ) = {0}, i ∈ I, j ∈ J, for all disjoint subsets I and J of the Aj ) = {0}, for all i > j. Proof: Obviously (i) is sufficient. To prove necessity we use an induction argument. 1 (vi). Now assume that Bi = i=i Ai , i ∈ I satisfies (i), where i is a fixed element in I.

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