Professor Strang recommends this video from his Computational Science and Engineering I course (18.085) as an overview of the basics of linear algebra.
Lecture Video and Summary
- Watch the video lecture An Overview of Linear Algebra (00:49:32)
An Overview of Linear Algebra
- Read the accompanying lecture summary (PDF)
- Lecture video transcript (PDF)
- Read Section 1.3 in the 4th or 5th edition.
Problem Solving Video
- Watch the recitation video on An Overview of Key Ideas (00:07:42)
An Overview of Key Ideas
- Recitation video transcript (PDF)