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Name: Matrix Concepts -- Explanations
ID: m18311
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module introduces basic properties of matrices: concepts, multiplication by a constant, addition and subtraction, and setting two matrices equal to one another.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: addition, algebra, constant, equality, matrices, matrix, scalar, subtraction
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Kenny M. Felder (
Copyright Holders: Kenny M. Felder (
Maintainers: Kenny M. Felder (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Oct 31, 2008 5:11 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Mar 29, 2010 2:26 pm -0500


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Version: 1.2 Mar 29, 2010 2:26 pm -0500 by Kenny M. Felder
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Version: 1.1 Nov 16, 2008 6:23 pm -0600 by Kenny M. Felder
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