analytical geometry


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analytical geometry

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(Mathematics) the branch of geometry that uses algebraic notation and analysis to locate a geometric point in terms of a coordinate system; coordinate geometry
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Noun1.analytical geometry - the use of algebra to study geometric propertiesanalytical geometry - the use of algebra to study geometric properties; operates on symbols defined in a coordinate system
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
geometry - the pure mathematics of points and lines and curves and surfaces
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It must be possible to react the analytical geometry with 1 or several gases, in such a way that the analytical geometry can be measured on increased masses.
He did pioneer work in the field of optics (behavior and properties of light) and analytical geometry.
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In the classroom, he's the teacher now, talking equations, axioms and coordinates with his trigonometry and analytical geometry students.
Due to the lack of analytical geometry knowledge I couldn't compute and proceed so much.
Among their topics are cooperative path planning and mission planning, designing Dubins paths using analytical geometry, Pythagorean hodograph paths in three dimensions, avoiding mapped and unmapped obstacles, and multiple path planning for simultaneous arrival.
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