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MATH 225 - Linear Algebra II

★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) Vector spaces. Inner product spaces. Examples of n-space and the space of continuous functions. Gram-Schmidt process, QR factorization of a matrix and least squares. Linear transformations, change of basis, similarity and diagonalization. Orthogonal diagonalization, quadratic forms. Applications in a variety of fields, numerical methods. Prerequisites: A 100-level linear algebra course, and one of Mathematics 31 or a 100-level calculus course. Note: Credit can be obtained in at most one of MATH 225 or 227.