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Figure 4: Geometric interpretation of the sum of two

representations OP and OQ add to yield the

is the diagonal of a parallelogram (see text). mation, in this case from U, to U3.

Figure 4: Geometric interpretation of the sum of two

**vectors**. The**vectors**withrepresentations OP and OQ add to yield the

**vector**with representation OR, whichis the diagonal of a parallelogram (see text). mation, in this case from U, to U3.

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of U, the set 6 of all linear combinations of

the subspace spanned by the set $). It is the smallest ... Linear algebra is

concerned primarily with finite-dimensional

...

of U, the set 6 of all linear combinations of

**vectors**in S) is a subspace of U, calledthe subspace spanned by the set $). It is the smallest ... Linear algebra is

concerned primarily with finite-dimensional

**vector**spaces. Although many of the...

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a similar sense from the space of all ordered pairs of

numbers between 0 and n. ... The resulting algebraic system is a particular

example of a

axiomatic ...

a similar sense from the space of all ordered pairs of

**vectors**into the realnumbers between 0 and n. ... The resulting algebraic system is a particular

example of a

**vector**space, and the example is general enough to suggest anaxiomatic ...

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