Category:Definitions/Homogeneous Functions

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Let $V$ and $W$ be two vector spaces over a field $\GF$.

Let $f: V \to W$ be a function from $V$ to $W$.

Then $f$ is homogeneous of degree $n$ if and only if:

$\map f {\alpha \mathbf v} = \alpha^n \map f {\mathbf v}$

for all nonzero $\mathbf v \in V$ and $\alpha \in \GF$.