This book is an accessible, applications-oriented presentation of the principlesof linear algebra. A significant number of interesting and accessible exercises areincluded. Real-world applications are provided throughout the book that reveal the power of the subject bydemonstrating its practical uses. Additional material on the reduced echelon form of a matrix is included inSection 3.4.
Textbook designed for a one-semester course for upper-level undergraduates with a background in calculus. No bibliography. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)