2 edition of **Vectors and matrices** found in the catalog.

Vectors and matrices

Cyrus Colton MacDuffee

- 173 Want to read
- 29 Currently reading

Published
**1949**
by The Mathematical Association of America in [Ithaca, N.Y.]
.

Written in English

- Matrices.,
- Vector analysis.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. 189-190.

Statement | by Cyrus Colton MacDuffee. |

Series | The Carus mathematical monographs -- no. 7, Carus mathematical monographs -- no. 7. |

Contributions | Mathematical Association of America. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | xi, 203 p. : |

Number of Pages | 203 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL22354138M |

The use of vectors and matrices as function arguments, and functions that are written specifically to perform common operations on vectors and matrices, such as sums and products, are covered. Logical vectors and other concepts useful in vectorizing code are emphasized in this chapter. The book was designed as an introductory text for college freshmen and sophomores, but selected chapters can also be used to supplement advanced high school classes. Professionals who need a better understanding or review of the subject will also benefit from this concise guide. Introduction to matrices and vectors Jacob T. Schwartz Snippet 4/5(1).

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