2 edition of **guide to undergraduate projective geometry** found in the catalog.

guide to undergraduate projective geometry

A. F Horadam

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Published
**1970** by Pergamon Press Australia .

Written in English

- Geometry, Projective

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Pagination | 349 p |

Number of Pages | 349 |

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Open Library | OL14828972M |

ABSTRACT This project is developing an illustrated undergraduate text in projective geometry applied to perspective art, which is suitable for use in sophomore- or junior-level mathematics courses for mathematics majors, students pursuing computer graphics, or mathematically talented art majors. The Department offers the following wide range of graduate courses in most of the main areas of mathematics. Courses numbered are taken by senior undergraduates as well as by beginning Masters degree students. These courses generally carry three hours of credit per semester. Courses numbered are taken by Masters and Ph.D. students; they generally carry three hours of . MATH is an introduction to geometry and topology from a differentiable viewpoint, suitable for beginning graduate students. The objects of study are manifolds and differentiable maps. The collection of all tangent vectors to a manifold forms the tangent bundle and a section of the tangent bundle is a vector field.

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