The Geometry of Linear Equations

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Lesson Description:

The Geometry of Linear Equations -- Lecture #1. How to set up and solve matrix equations.

Gilbert Strang, 18.06 Linear Algebra, Spring 2005. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare), (Accessed November 16, 2008). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA. More info at:

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  • What is Linear Algebra?
  • What are linear combinations?
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    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    A good introductory lecture to Linear Algebra. This video explains how to think about linear combinations of column matrices geometrically. If you are having trouble understanding what it means to solve a system of linear equations in Linear Algebra, check out this video first.