Academic Catalog

MATH374 GEOMETRY II

Course Code: 2360374
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Mathematics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
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Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 2360373
The course set above should be completed before taking MATH374 GEOMETRY II.

Course Content

Projective spaces over division rings. Theorems of Desargues and Pappus. Harmonic ranges and pencils, collineations, correlations, involutions, polarities. Affine geometry via `the line at infinity`. Euclidean geometry with `circular points at infinity`. Conic sections and quadric surfaces.