MathematicsMATH 128A Classical Geometry: Euclidean and Non-Euclidean

Euclidean, projective, spherical, and hyperbolic (non-Euclidean) geometries. Begins with the thirteen books of Euclid. Surveys the other geometries. Attention paid to constructions and visual intuition as well as logical foundations. Rigid motions and projective transformations covered.

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): either MATH 100 or CSE 101.

Credits

5

Quarter offered

Spring