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    May 23, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

MATH 3560 - Modern Geometry



Goals: To introduce the concept of model building in mathematics from both a synthetic and an axiomatic point of view.

Content: Various geometries are studied with attention paid to what geometry is. Hilbert’s axiom system for Euclidean geometry, hyperbolic geometry, and transformations.

Taught: Alternate years, spring term

Prerequisite: MATH 1170

Credits: 4