Academic Catalog

MATH373 GEOMETRY I

Course Code: 2360373
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Mathematics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. CEM TEZER
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Foundations: The parallel axiom, models, Hilbert`s theorem. Triangles: Theorems of Menelaus and Ceva, classical remarkable points. Circles: Power of a point with respect to a circle, coaxal systems of circles, inversive geometry. Conic sections: Focus and directrix, reflection property, theorems of Poncelet.