May 24, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalogue 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalogue

MAT 231 - Fundamentals of Geometries (1)

An examination of the assumptions inherent in the axiomatic structures of two-dimensional geometry through the parallel postulate and its alternatives. Additional topics may include projective geometries, finite geometries, coordinates and transformations, tilings, and higher-dimensional objects. Prerequisite: MAT 221 . Alternate years.