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Geometry is a branch of mathematics concerned with questions of shape, size,
relative position ..... The best-known examples of topologies come from metrics,
which are ways of measuring distances be...

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The Origin Of Geometry. Asked by Cristy Smith, student, Valliant High School on
October 23, 1997: Where did geometry originate? This is a difficult question to ...

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Before the time of recorded history, geometry originated out of practical necessity;
it was the ... Sometimes they guessed correctly, but other times they did not.

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Initially, as with the Egyptians, geometry originated from practical necessity and ...
did not appear to use deductive reasoning to uncover geometric techniques ...

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Geometry's origins go back to approximately 3,000 BC in ancient Egypt. ...
remained consistent, but the idea that parallel lines do not meet did not stay true.

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Projective geometry originated with the French mathematician Girard Desargues
..... While not able to square the circle, Hippocrates did demonstrate the ...

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Feb 14, 1991 ... To the Editor: Basir Mchawi has been hired by the New York City Board of
Education to plan a high school for black males (news article, Jan.

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Thales may be considered to have originated the geometry of lines, which forms
a .... The Pythagoreans did not make such a distinction, as they considered ...

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Geometry definition, the branch of mathematics that deals with the deduction of ...
I think in geometry, you can come to very accurate conclusions with just your ...

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But even if not of divine origin, the objects of geometry are not to be found in the
... built on top of the chosen axioms, does not reflect our common experiences.