
Re: What does one call vector geometry without a coordinate system?
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Sep 1, 2013 10:41 AM


In <WrudnVYbz_glnL_PnZ2dnUVZ_q6dnZ2d@giganews.com>, on 08/31/2013 at 09:46 AM, fom <fomJUNK@nyms.net> said:
>It would be called a Euclidean point space.
I might believe affine.
>The point difference (the additional algebraic structure) >then becomes a ground for a distance function.
No; you can only correlate distances on parallel lines.
 Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz, SysProg and JOAT <http://patriot.net/~shmuel>
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