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The definitions sprawled across many areas of math, from algebra to topology to geometry.
You could also have worked through a little algebra before plugging anything in.
When I was an undergraduate I was really attracted to abstract algebra.Conducting the Mathematical Orchestra From the Middle|Rachel Crowell|September 2, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The simpler objects are arrays of numbers called matrices, the core element of linear algebra.The ‘Useless’ Perspective That Transformed Mathematics|Kevin Hartnett|June 9, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Many people see algebra as methods and rules, but you can take any algebraic expression and see it visually.America’s Math Curriculum Doesn’t Add Up (Ep. 391)|Steven D. Levitt|October 3, 2019|Freakonomics
What did those darned Muslims give us other than grammar and algebra?
Nevertheless, it was required, and at least it was more fun than studying algebra or photosynthesis.The Financial Case for Dodgeball: Why America Needs Gym Class|Mark McKinnon|April 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That same year Forever 21 was forced to stop selling tops that read “Allergic to Algebra.”The Rise of Sexist Fashion, From Plain Jane Homme to Disney|Soraya Roberts|May 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The arc of Hathahate is like one of those U-ish parabolas from algebra class.The Cult of Hathahaters: Will It Hurt Anne Hathaway’s Oscar Chances?|Kevin Fallon|January 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
To make the algebra work, each day had to have been twenty-two hours in length.How Long Is a Year? Is the Earth Slowing Down? And Other Questions About Time|Neil Shubin|January 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It fell into the three more or less isolated subjects of arithmetic, algebra and Euclid.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
Dinah had left her slate on 10 a chair, and dropped her algebra on the carpet, at the sound of Norahs voice below the window.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
Old Faithful had worked half-way through the algebra and was busy solving simultaneous equations whilst sitting on the War Loan.
We do not propose that he shall decipher the hieroglyphics of algebra and geometry.Astronomy for Amateurs|Camille Flammarion
General Grant never saw an algebra nor any mathematical work until he went to West Point.The Blue and The Gray|A. R. White