###### Definition 2.4.1

A set of vectors \(\vvec_1,\vvec_2,\ldots,\vvec_n\) is called *linearly dependent* if one of the vectors is a linear combination of the others. Otherwise, the set of vectors is called *linearly independent*.

A set of vectors \(\vvec_1,\vvec_2,\ldots,\vvec_n\) is called *linearly dependent* if one of the vectors is a linear combination of the others. Otherwise, the set of vectors is called *linearly independent*.