The Linear Algebra Survival Guide: Illustrated With Mathematica by Fred SzaboThe Linear Algebra Survival Guide: Illustrated With Mathematica by Fred Szabo

The Linear Algebra Survival Guide: Illustrated With Mathematica

byFred SzaboEditorFred Szabo

Paperback | February 4, 2015

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TheLinear Algebra Survival Guideoffers a concise introduction to the difficult core topics of linear algebra, guiding you through the powerful graphic displays and visualization of Mathematica that make the most abstract theories seem simple - allowing you to tackle realistic problems using simple mathematical manipulations. This resource is therefore a guide to learning the content of Mathematica in a practical way, enabling you to manipulate potential solutions/outcomes, and learn creatively. No starting knowledge of the Mathematica system is required to use the book. Desktop, laptop, web-based versions of Mathematica are available on all major platforms. Mathematica Online for tablet and smartphone systems are also under development and increases the reach of the guide as a general reference, teaching and learning tool.



  • Includes computational oriented information that complements the essential topics in linear algebra.
  • Presents core topics in a simple, straightforward way with examples for exploring computational illustrations, graphics, and displays using Mathematica.
  • Provides numerous examples of short code in the text, which can be modified for use with exercises to develop graphics displays for teaching, learning, and demonstrations.
Author of:The Linear Algebra Survival Guide, 1st EditionActuaries' Survival Guide, 2nd EditionActuaries' Survival Guide, 1st EditionLinear Algebra: An Introduction using Maple, 1st EditionLinear Algebra: An Introduction using Mathematica, 1st EditionFred E. Szabo is professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Concordia...
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Title:The Linear Algebra Survival Guide: Illustrated With MathematicaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:438 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:February 4, 2015Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0124095208

ISBN - 13:9780124095205

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Linear Systems Chapter 2: Matrix Algebra Chapter 3: Determinants Chapter 4: Vector Spaces Chapter 5: Linear Transformations Chapter 6: Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors Chapter 7: Norms and Inner Products Chapter 8: Orthogonally Chapter 9: Singular Values and Singular Vectors

Editorial Reviews

"...most useful for the Mathematica aspects, and that for tyros or occasional users. "--MAA.org, The Linear Algebra Survival Guide