MATH 3380

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

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Michelle Davidson
    CRN: 15862
    Lecture Location: 418 Machray Hall
    Dates: September 07 – December 08
    Time: 12:30–13:20, M.W.F.

Important Dates

March 30: Good Friday (University Closed)

April 1: Easter Sunday (University Closed)

April 6: Last day of classes for Winter term

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