Feb 26, 2020  
University of Alberta Calendar 2018-2019 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AUMAT 260 - Foundations of Geometry


★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) Axiomatic systems and finite geometries; neutral geometry and the various parallel postulates, leading to Euclidean and hyperbolic geometry; constructions; isometries of the plane and groups of transformations, and inversions in circles; models for Euclidean and hyperbolic geometry; applications. Prerequisite: AUMAT 120 or consent of the instructor.