Definition of Analytical geometry
1. Noun. The use of algebra to study geometric properties; operates on symbols defined in a coordinate system.
Category relationships: Math, Mathematics, Maths
Generic synonyms: Geometry
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Literary usage of Analytical geometry
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1. Catalogue of Scientific Papers, 1800-1900: Subject Indexby Royal Society (Great Britain), Herbert McLeod by Royal Society (Great Britain), Herbert McLeod (1908)
"Signs in analytical geometry. Lucas, É. Mathesis 10 (1890) 5-. ... Synopsis of analytical geometry. Spina, P. Arch. 28 (1857) 344-. ..."
2. The Positive Philosophy of Auguste Comte by Auguste Comte, Frederic Harrison (1896)
"analytical geometry still presents some Imperfections imperfections on the side both of geometry of Analytical and of analysis. " Geometry. ..."
3. The Collected Mathematical Papers of Arthur Cayley by Arthur Cayley (1896)
"... Vorlesungen über Geometrie, posthumous, edited by Dr F. Lindemann, Leipsic, 1875, not yet complete. I. PLANE analytical geometry (§§ 1—25). ..."
4. Introduction to Quaternions: With Numerous Examples by Philip Kelland, Peter Guthrie Tait (1882)
"analytical geometry (Plane and ... EXERCISES IN analytical geometry. ... EXAMPLES OF analytical geometry OF THREE ..."
5. A History of the Study of Mathematics at Cambridge by Walter William Rouse Ball (1889)
"The senate-house papers from 1800 to 1820 shew that at the beginning of the century analytical geometry was always represented to some extent, ..."