Title of Resource: Rotation Matrices


URL of Resource: http://www.math.duke.edu/education/ccp/materials/linalg/rotation/index.html


Description of Resource:

Using Maple, Mathmatica, or MatLab, learner should be able to introduce the concept of using matrix multiplication to rotate vectors in twodimensional space; to provide motivation for the definition of matrix multiplication; to lay the groundwork for using matrices to work with graphics.


Taxonomy Path:

Taxonomy 1:
Mathematics/Linear Algebra/Matrix Algebra
Taxonomy 2:
Mathematics/Linear Algebra/Vector Spaces
Taxonomy 3:
Mathematics/Linear Algebra/Linear Transformations


Keywords:

determinant
, inverse
, trigonometry
