Introduction to Projective Planes
Affine planes and projective planes, cross ratio, complex projective plane (the great unifier), Desargues' theorem, projective planes over division rings, Pappus' theorem and commutativity, the fundamental theorem for projectivities on a line, introduction of coordinates in a projective plane. Not to be held with the former MATH 2552 or the former MATH 3430. Prerequisite: MATH 2020 (C) or the former MATH 3300 (C) or the former MATH 3350 (C) or consent of instructor.
Fall 2017 section
Instructor: Michelle Davidson CRN: 15862 Lecture Location: 418 Machray Hall Dates: September 07 – December 08 Time: 12:30–13:20, M.W.F.