is a linear transformation (linear Map) Iff, for every pair of
-Vectors and and every Scalar ,
Consider the 2-D transformation
See also Elliptic Fixed Point (Map), Hyperbolic Fixed Point (Map), Involuntary, Linear Operator, Parabolic Fixed Point
Woods, F. S. Higher Geometry: An Introduction to Advanced Methods in Analytic Geometry. New York: Dover, pp. 13-15, 1961.
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