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4434A First Course in Linear Algebra
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A First Course in Linear Algebra is an introductory textbook aimed at college-level sophomores and juniors. Typically such a student will have taken calculus, but this is not a prerequisite. The book begins with systems of linear equations, then covers matrix algebra, before taking up finite-dimensional vector spaces in full generality. The final chapter covers matrix representations of linear transformations, through diagonalization, change of basis and Jordan canonical form.PDF versions are available to download for printing or on-screen viewing, an online version is available, and physical copies may be purchased from the print-on-demand service at Lulu.com. GNU Free Documentation LicenseThu, 13 Mar 2008 12:39:13 -0700Linear Algebra
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Linear Algebra is free for downloading, It covers the material of an undergraduate first linear algebra course.Sat, 12 Apr 2008 23:32:27 -0700Linear Algebra, Theory and Applications
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From the preface: “This is a book on linear algebra and matrix theory. While it is self-contained, it will work best for those who have already had some exposure to linear algebra. It is also assumed that the reader has had calculus. Some optional topics require more analysis than this, however.” A solutions manual to the exercises in the textbook is included.Wed, 23 May 2012 14:13:20 -0700A First Course in Linear Algebra
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'A First Course in Linear Algebra is an introductory textbook designed for university sophomores and juniors. Typically such a student will have taken calculus, but this is not a prerequisite. The book begins with systems of linear equations, then covers matrix algebra, before taking up finite-dimensional vector spaces in full generality. The final chapter covers matrix representations of linear transformations, through diagonalization, change of basis and Jordan canonical form. Along the way, determinants and eigenvalues get fair time.״Tue, 26 Feb 2013 09:33:26 -0800A First Course in Linear Algebra: Study Guide for the Undergraduate Linear Algebra Course
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In this book, there are five chapters: Systems of Linear Equations, Vector Spaces, Homogeneous Systems, Characteristic Equation of Matrix, and Matrix Dot Product. It has also exercises at the end of each chapter above to let students practice additional sets of problems other than examples, and they can also check their solutions to some of these exercises by looking at “Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises” section at the end of this book. This book is very useful for college students who studied Calculus I, and other students who want to review some linear algebra concepts before studying a second course in linear algebra. This book is available online for free in google books and ResearchGate in PDF format under a Creative Commons license.Wed, 20 May 2015 02:25:04 -0700Computational and Algorithmic Linear Algebra and n-Dimensional Geometry
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״This is a sophomore level webbook on linear algebra and n-dimensional geometry with the aim of developing in college entering undergraduates skills in algorithms, computational methods, and mathematical modeling. It is written in a simple style with lots of examples so that students can read most of it on their own.״ Each chapter is downloaded separately as a pdf file. Fri, 5 Mar 2010 13:00:31 -0800Elementary Algebra Exercise Book I
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This is a free textbook from BookBoon.'Algebra is one of the main branches in mathematics. The book series of elementary algebra exercises includes useful problems in most topics in basic algebra. The problems have a wide variation in difficulty, which is indicated by the number of stars.'Tue, 29 Jan 2013 06:58:43 -0800Elementary Linear Algebra
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״This book is an introduction to linear algebra, based on lectures given by me over 17 years, in the (now defunct) first year course MP103 at the University of Queensland. The section on subspaces is meant to be a gentle introduction to the second course, where abstract vector spaces are met in detail. Things of substance are met here, including the rank of a matrix. The section on three dimensional geometry makes use of the earlier sections on linear equations, matrices and determinants and some of the proofs are more algebraic (even pedantic) than some readers would like.״Wed, 10 Mar 2010 13:49:52 -0800Elementary Linear Algebra
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This is a free, online textbook offered by BookBoon. "This is an introduction to linear algebra. The main part of the book features row operations and everything is done in terms of the row reduced echelon form and specific algorithms. At the end, the more abstract notions of vector spaces and linear transformations on vector spaces are presented. This is intended to be a first course in linear algebra for students who are sophomores or juniors who have had a course in one variable calculus and a reasonable background in college algebra.״ Wed, 28 Mar 2012 11:45:06 -0700Fundamentals of Matrix Algebra
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his text provides the reader with a solid foundation of the fundamental operations and concepts of matrix algebra. The topics include systems of linear equations, matrix arithmetic, transpose, trace, determinant, eigenvalues/vectors, and linear transformations, focusing largely on transformations of the Cartesian plane.The text is designed to be easily read, written in a casual style. Key concepts are explained, but rigorous proofs are omitted. Numerous examples are provided to illuminate new ideas and provide practice. Each section ends with exercises (with answers to odd questions appearing in the back).The text is currently in use by Cadets of the Virginia Military Institute. It is appropriate for undergraduates in mathematics and the sciences, as well as advanced high school students.Tue, 19 Jan 2010 11:35:58 -0800