By Luther Pfahler Eisenhart

A thorough, entire, and unified creation, this quantity gives unparalleled insights into coordinate geometry. It makes broad use of determinants, yet no earlier wisdom is believed; they're brought from the start as a traditional software for coordinate geometry. Invariants of conic sections and quadric surfaces obtain complete remedies. Algebraic equations at the first measure in and 3 unknowns are conscientiously reviewed and carried farther than is common in algebra classes. in the course of the publication, effects are formulated accurately, with basically acknowledged theorems. greater than 500 useful workouts in the course of the textual content contain — frequently in relatively novel settings — each one suggestion after its complete and cautious clarification. 1939 edition.

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