nLab Euclidean geometry

Theorems

Differential geometry

differential geometry

synthetic differential geometry

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Euclidean geometry studies the geometry of Euclidean spaces. These spaces come equipped with a canonical Riemannian metric, and Euclidean geometry can be regarded as the local model for Riemannian geometry, in some sense.

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Revised on August 13, 2014 09:40:25 by Urs Schreiber (146.96.130.201)