Linear combination

expression constructed from a set of terms by the addition of terms in the set to each other any number of times

In math, a linear combination is the sum of multiplying each value in a set by a constant.


For a set  , the linear combination can be anything in the pattern  .

In this example,   and   are the constants.

Related pagesEdit


  • Weisstein, Eric W. "Linear Combination". Retrieved 2019-10-02.