Linear Algebra on Khan Academy: Have you ever wondered what the difference is between speed and velocity? Ever try to visualize in four dimensions or six or seven? Linear algebra describes things in two dimensions, but many of the concepts can be extended into three, four or more. Linear algebra implies two dimensional reasoning, however, the concepts covered in linear algebra provide the basis for multi-dimensional representations of mathematical reasoning. Matrices, vectors, vector spaces, transformations, eigenvectors/values all help us to visualize and understand multi dimensional concepts. This is an advanced course normally taken by science or engineering majors after taking at least two semesters of calculus (although calculus really isn’t a prereq) so don’t confuse this with regular high school algebra.

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Mathematical nonsense as used by Einstein’s relativity: Even allowing for the lie that Einstein’s relativity is built upon (see previous talk) the next step by Einstein and his followers is to commit mathematical nonsense. I propose that people who are good at maths are discouraged from physics when they see the mathematical mess it is…

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Linear algebra is a mathematical discipline of ever-increasing importance in today’s world, with direct application to a wide variety of problem domains, such as signal processing, computer graphics, medical imaging, machine learning, data science, financial modeling, and scientific simulations. And yet, despite the relevance of linear algebra to so many aspects of modern computing, the…

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