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A basis is a set of linearly independent vectors that define a coordinate system for a vector space, where the basis vectors span the entire vector space (meaning that any vector in this space can be represented as a linear combination of the basis vectors).


This concept has the prerequisites:

Core resources (read/watch one of the following)



Supplemental resources (the following are optional, but you may find them useful)


MIT Open Courseware: Linear Algebra (2011)
Videos for an introductory linear algebra course focusing on numerical methods.
Author: Gilbert Strang
Additional dependencies:
  • column space and nullspace
  • Gaussian elimination
A First Course in Linear Algebra (2012)


See also

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