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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?
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
Quite appropriately, Moses received a MacArthur Foundation “genius” award in 1982 for his work with the Algebra Project.Tip for Horace Mann: Rename School Field for Former Teacher Robert Moses|Doug Schoen|June 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
After a morning spent at Latin, algebra, and chemistry, it seemed intolerable to be obliged to remain in the schoolroom.A Patriotic Schoolgirl|Angela Brazil
She went singing to her algebra, which she could not have done if it had not been snowing.The Green Satin Gown|Laura E. Richards
But it is time for me to get my algebra lesson, so I will close now.The Girl Warriors|Adene Williams
The boy from Texas dodged, and the algebra hit the wall behind him.The Rover Boys at Big Horn Ranch|Edward Stratemeyer
McBean grunted assent, and went about his work as methodically as if it were a sum in algebra.The Wing-and-Wing|J. Fenimore Cooper