elementary geometry

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Noun1.Elementary geometry - (mathematics) geometry based on Euclid's axiomselementary geometry - (mathematics) geometry based on Euclid's axioms
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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By late antiquity it had secured a place in the curriculum of teachers of the exact sciences as a treatise of the so-called Little Astronomy used as a preparatory course to reading Ptolemy's Almagest for students who had mastered elementary geometry.
Smarandache, Eight Solved and Eight Open Problems in Elementary Geometry, in arXiv.