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Winter 2021
Oct 16, 2021
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MATH 2040 - Curves and Surfaces
(Lab required) Curves and surfaces in the plane and space. Intrinsic geometry of curves and surfaces: Serret Frenet frames, first and second fundamental forms, curvature and the Gauss map. Geodesics and parallel transport. Theorema Egregium and Gauss-Bonnet theorems. Prerequisites: [MATH 1232 (C) or MATH 1690 (C) or MATH 1700 (B) or MATH 1701 (B) or MATH 1710 (B)] and [MATH 1220 (C) or MATH 1300 (B) or MATH 1301 (B)]; or consent of instructor. Pre-or corequisite: MATH 2150 or MATH 2151 or MATH 2720 or MATH 2721.

3.0 Credit hours

Science, Science lab

Mathematics Department

Course Attributes:
Mathematics Requirement, Science Requirement for BA, Science

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
Must be enrolled in one of the following Campuses:     
      Main (Fort Garry & Bannatyne)

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