Practical Linear Algebra: A Geometry Toolbox, Fourth Edition
Gerald Farin & Dianne Hansford
A K Peters/CRC Press
2021
592 Pages, 319 B/W Illustrations
ISBN: 9780367507848

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Teaching Materials for Instructors:

All exercise solutions are available upon qualifying course adoption. Please provide your name, website URL, institution, department, and course number. Please contact Dianne Hansford.


Lecture Slides:

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All chapters PLA4_LectureSlides.zip 6/15/2021
Chapter 1: Descartes' Discovery chap1.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 2: Here and There: Points and Vectors in 2D chap2.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 3: Lining Up: 2D Lines chap3.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 4: Changing Shapes: Linear Maps in 2D chap4.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 5: 2x2 Linear Systems chap5.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 6: Moving Things Around: Affine Maps in 2D chap6.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 7: Eigen Things chap7.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 8: 3D Geometry chap8.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 9: Linear Maps in 3D chap9.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 10: Affine Maps in 3D chap10.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 11: Interactions in 3D chap11.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 12: Gauss for Linear Systems chap12.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 13: Alternative System Solvers chap13.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 14: General Linear Spaces chap14.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 15: Eigen Things Revisited chap15.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 16: The Singular Value Decomposition chap16.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 17: Breaking It Up: Triangles chap17.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 18: Putting Lines Together: Polylines and Polygons chap18.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 19: Conics chap19.pdf 6/15/2021
Chapter 20: Curves chap20.pdf 6/15/2021


Mathematica:

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Mathematica files PLA_Mathematica.zip 6/15/2021