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Additivity + Homogeneity

by Michael J. Bradley (Merrimack College) and David L. Finn (Goucher College)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
March, 1999

Subject classification(s): Algebra and Number Theory | Linear Algebra | Linear Transformations
Applicable Course(s): 3.8 Linear/Matrix Algebra

Linear transformations satisfy properties of both additivity and homogeneity.  This capsule presents classes of functions that satisfy additivity but not homogeneity and vice versa.

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Capsule Course Topic(s):
Linear Algebra | Linear Transformation
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