Finite-dimensional algebra over a field

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This article defines a property of commutative unital rings; a property that can be evaluated for a commutative unital ring
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Any integral domain satisfying this property of commutative unital rings, must be a field


A finite-dimensional algebra over a field is a commutative unital ring that contains a subfield, such that the ring is finite-dimensional, when viewed as a vector space over the field. The dimension here is not to be confused with the Krull dimension, which is always zero for such algebras.

Relation with other properties

Weaker properties