If a 3 x 4 matrix can have independent columns?

1. Apr 13, 2010

Spyder89

Hi, can anyone explain to me if a 3 x 4 matrix can have independent columns? How about independent rows?

Thanks!

2. Apr 13, 2010

VeeEight

Re: Independence

What is the definition of linear independence?
You need to be more specific

3. Apr 13, 2010

Spyder89

Re: Independence

Hey I think I figured out the answer, thanks for replying though.

4. Apr 13, 2010

VeeEight

Re: Independence

No problem, cheers.