Introduction to Linear Algebra, 2nd edition: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Introduction to Linear Algebra, 2nd edition

1st Edition

By T.A. Whitelaw

Chapman and Hall/CRC

288 pages

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Paperback: 9780751401592
pub: 1991-04-01
Hardback: 9781138402157
pub: 2018-06-28

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This popular textbook was thoughtfully and specifically tailored to introducing undergraduate students to linear algebra. The second edition has been carefully revised to improve upon its already successful format and approach. In particular, the author added a chapter on quadratic forms, making this one of the most comprehensive introductory texts on linear algebra.

Table of Contents

A System of Vectors. Matrices. Elementary Row Operations. An Introduction to Determinants. Vector Spaces. Linear Mappings. Matrices from Linear Mappings. Eigenvalues, Eigenvectors, and Diagonalization. Euclidean Spaces. Quadratic Forms. Appendix: Mappings. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MATHEMATICS / Algebra / General