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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General assumptions beyond the idea of standardizing the elementary Geometry.
This textbook explains the geometry of convex sets in n-dimensional space for students in education, the arts, science, and engineering who have taken courses in elementary geometry and linear algebra and have some knowledge of coordinate geometry.
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. In the Islamic middle ages it continued to serve in this role in the compendium of mathematical and astronomical treatises known as the "Middle Books," or "Intermediaries." Spherics is in three books, of which the first is purely geometrical and the second two deal with topics applicable to spherical geometry but still expressed in an almost purely geometrical idiom.
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Nine Solved and Nine Open Problems in Elementary Geometry. arxiv.org/abs/1003.2153.