Chapter 15: Areas and Volumes of Parallel Sided Figures; Determinants


In this Chapter we discuss determinants, whose magnitudes describe areas and volumes and etc.


15.1 Signed Areas and Volumes

15.2 Representing Parallel Sided Figures

15.3 Properties of Determinants

15.4 Evaluating Determinants

15.5 The Alice in Wonderland Method for Evaluating Determinants on a Spreadsheet