Spence, prentice hall, 1989, 05371023, 97805371022, 530 pages. The determinant, which has played a prominent role in the theory of linear algebra, is a special scalarvalued function defined on the set of square matrices. There are more than enough exercises and more than enough examples. Exceptionally clear and rigorous, and expressly purposed for a second course in linear algebra. Any nonzero vector in r3 whose entries sum to 0 will work. Were using a custom book that combines lays linear algebra and pearsons differential equations, and ive discovered im not a huge fan of lay. Actually, i believe that students might learn linear algebra better if they used the same text for 2 semesters. Written for a matrixoriented course, students from a variety of disciplines can expect a. Friedberg, 9780084514, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Written for a matrixoriented course, students from a variety of disciplines can expect a greater.
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It emphasizes the symbiotic relationship between linear transformations and matrices, but states theorems in the more general in. Stephen h friedberg arnold j insel lawrence e spence. As lang says in his introduction, his book is not meant as a substitute for an elementary text. Solutions to linear algebra, fourth edition, stephen h. Spence jephian lin, shia su, zazastone lai july 27, 2011. May be my first exposure to pure math excluding intro to proofs. If our course was a bit more pure, i might use this.
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Friedberg, insel, and spence linear algebra, 4th ed. Linear algebra it is a very good book for linear algebra. An easy way to ensure that the found solution is correct is to simply insert u,v,w. I am taking a proofbased introductory course to linear algebra as an undergrad student of mathematics and computer science. The only thing missing from this textbook that is in our ucla custom edition is the 50page excerpt supplement on languages and proofs and induction, which is not necessary to.246 1121 468 1245 830 456 1356 1106 5 153 1093 934 1511 916 493 1071 1116 772 819 1594 89 1492 1149 339 254 1331 158 400 1458 1094 1095 220 1232 803 243 1147 1460