ERIC Number: EJ420605
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Decomposition Theory in the Teaching of Elementary Linear Algebra.
London, R. R.; Rogosinski, H. P.
American Mathematical Monthly, v97 n6 p478-85 Jun-Jul 1990
Described is a decomposition theory from which the Cayley-Hamilton theorem, the diagonalizability of complex square matrices, and functional calculus can be developed. The theory and its applications are based on elementary polynomial algebra. (KR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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