Analytical Conics (Dover Books on Mathematics) (Paperback)

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This concise text introduces students to the elements of analytical geometry, covering basic ideas and methods. Topics include transformation of axes, the line at infinity, conics and pencils of conics, homographic correspondence, line-coordinates, and generalized homogeneous coordinates. An appendix discusses solutions to many of the examples. 1957 edition.

About the Author

Barry Spain is the author of Dover's Tensor Calculus: A Concise Course.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780486457734
ISBN-10: 0486457737
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: January 15th, 2007
Pages: 145
Language: English
Series: Dover Books on Mathematics