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nLab

vector

### Context

#### Linear algebra

**homotopy theory, (∞,1)-category theory, homotopy type theory**

flavors: stable, equivariant, rational, p-adic, proper, geometric, cohesive, directed…

models: topological, simplicial, localic, …

see also **algebraic topology**

**Introductions**

**Definitions**

**Paths and cylinders**

**Homotopy groups**

**Basic facts**

**Theorems**

# Contents

## Idea

A **vector** is an element in a vector space.

The archetypical examples are tangent vectors.

Revised on November 12, 2017 09:26:38
by

Urs Schreiber
(94.220.55.151)