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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2018 MATH 026 Linear Algebra 4 cr.
Class Session Day Time Classroom Enroll Limit Syllabus
1 4-week summer Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30 Bd#1 RM 222-A 50 MATH-026-4-A
2 6-week summer Mon - Fri 12:10 - 13:50 Bd#1 RM 222-D 50 MATH-026-6-A
3 4-week summer Mon - Fri 14:30 - 17:00 Bd#1 RM 222-A 50 MATH-026-4-A
4 6-week summer Mon - Fri 14:00 - 15:40 Bd#1 RM 222-D 50 MATH-026-6-A

Description

This course introduces students to matrix algebra and solution of linear systems. Topics include Gaussian elimination, fundamental theory, row-echelon form; Computer methods. Vector spaces, subspaces, bases and linear independence, dimension, column spaces, null spaces, rank and dimension formula; orthogonality, orthonormal sets, Gram-Schmidt orthogonalization process, least square approximation; eigenvalues and eigenvectors, diagonalization of matrices, linear transformations, determinants; diagonalization; the real and complex number fields.

Prerequisite(s)

MATH 021 or other equivalent course of Second-year Calculus.