2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
MTH 341 - Euclidean Geometry
Critical analysis of Euclidean geometry from transformational, algebraic, and synthetic perspectives in two and three dimensions. Coordinate and vector geometry relating transformational geometry to linear algebra. Informal study of historical development of Euclidean and non-Euclidean geometries and the questions relating to the parallel postulate to develop understanding of axiomatic systems. Offered fall and winter semesters. Prerequisites: MTH 210 and either MTH 227 or MTH 322.