Matrix Algebra An Introduction

ISBN-10: 0803920520
ISBN-13: 9780803920521
Edition: 1984
List price: $18.00 Buy it from $5.99
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: Matrix algebra is a vital tool for mathematics in the social sciences, and yet many social scientists have only a rudimentary grasp of it. This volume serves as a complete introduction to matrix algebra, requiring no background knowledge beyond  More...

Used Starting from $16.65
New Starting from $25.43
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Calculus 1 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Math Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $18.00
Copyright year: 1984
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/1/1984
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 96
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.75" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.242
Language: English

Matrix algebra is a vital tool for mathematics in the social sciences, and yet many social scientists have only a rudimentary grasp of it. This volume serves as a complete introduction to matrix algebra, requiring no background knowledge beyond basic school algebra. Namboodiri's presentation is smooth and readable: it begins with the basic definitions and goes on to explain elementary manipulations and the concept of linear dependence, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors -- supplying illustrations through fully-worked examples of each.

Series Editor's Introduction
Introduction
Rectangular Arrays
Equality of Matrices
Addition and Subtraction of Matrices
Multiplication by a Scalar
Vectors
Vector Representation of a System of Linear Equations
Inner Products
Matrix-Vector Multiplication
Matrix Multiplication
Examples of the Use of Matrix Multiplication
The Identity Matrix
Elementary Operations and the Inverse of a Matrix
Elementary Operations
Echelon Matrices
The Inverse of a Square Matrix
A Procedure to Calculate the Inverse of a Matrix If It Exists
Application of the Inverse of a Matrix to the Solution of a System of Equations
Application in Regression Analysis
Application in Input-Output Analysis
More About Simultaneous Linear Equations
Linear Dependence Among a Set of Vectors
The Rank of a Matrix
Examples
Simultaneous Linear Equations
The Full-Rank Case
The Less Than Full-Rank Case and the Generalized Inverse
Homogeneous Equations
Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors
Determinants
Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors
Principal Components
Symmetric Matrices
References
About the Author

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×