MATH3400-C1 Linear Algebra W/Applications    (Fall 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
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Course Details

This course satisfies part of the Communication Skills graduation requirement.

This section is Communication Skills intensive. Communication Skills I-V must be completed before taking this course.

Program Requirements

Session, Dates: 1 (08/25/2014 - 12/13/2014)

Days: M W F

Time: 02:45 - 03:35 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: John Jay 143

Seats Available: 4 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This is a course designed for students with majors in several mathematics related areas. Topics covered include matrices, operations with matrices, inverses of matrices, singular and nonsingular matrices, determinants, cofactors, Cramer's rule, vectors and vector spaces, independence, basis and dimension, orthagonality, Gram Schmidt process, linear transformations, Eigen values, and Eigen vectors. Applications include linear programming, Markov chains, quadratic forms, theory of games, least squares, and linear economic models.

Prerequisites: MATH2070 and COSK2220 or COSK2225

About The Instructor

Liang Hong, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Actuarial Science/Mathematics
Mathematics


hong@rmu.edu
412-397-4024 phone
John Jay 312
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For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.