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Homework Assignment 1

Let be a field contained in , and fix a number in . Recall that is the projective plane, while is the sphere of radius : This assignment is meant to show is not the same as . This assignment … Continue reading

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Lecture 3: Friday, August 23, 2013

Euclid of Alexandria wrote a text around 300 B.C. entitled “The Elements” which provided a logical framework for much of modern mathematics. A chapter (which was called a “book” during his time) presented an axiomatic approach of geometry, stating rather … Continue reading

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