(11 Oct) Lecture note of week 6 added.

(8 Oct) Homework 4 added. Due Oct 15 at noon.

(7 Oct) Midterm 1 and its solution added.

(2 Oct) Lecture note of week 5, Solution of Homework 3, Solution of Practice Problems for Midterm 1 and Cover page of Midterm 1 added.

Solution of Homework 2 Q2 revised.

(28 Sep) As mentioned in class, Q6 and Q7 are removed from homework 3. You can find the updated homework 4 below.

Midterm 1 information updated. Some practice problems are posted.

Solution of Homework 2 added.

(27 Sep) Lecture note of week 4 added.

(24 Sep) Homework 3 added. Due Oct 1 at noon. Lecture note of Monday added.

(19 Sep) Solution of Homework 1 added. Lecture note of week 3 added.

(17 Sep) Homework 2 added. Due Sept 24 at noon.

(14 Sep) Lecture note of week 2 added.

(9 Sep) Homework 1 added. Due Sept 17 at noon. Friday office hours location changed to MATX1118.

(5 Sep) Lecture note of week 1 added.

(3 Sep) This is the first day of class!

Email: mccheng at math dot ubc dot ca

Office Hours: Tue 3:30-5:30pm @MATX1102, Fri 10:30-11:30am @MATX1118

Textbook: Roger Fenn, Geometry, Springer Undergraduate Mathematics Series. You can find the book at the University Bookstore.

Prerequisite: One of MATH 152, MATH 221, MATH 223 and one of MATH 220, MATH 226, CPSC 121.

Topics: In this course, we will study geometry from several different aspects. Topics covered include coordinate geometry, classical Euclidean geometry, solid geometry, polyhedra, linear and affine transformations. If time permits, we will also discuss projective, spherical geometry or other examples of non-Euclidean geometry. Here is the course outline.

Midterm 1 will be at 1200-1250 pm on Oct 3. No calculator, note or formula sheet is allowed.

It will include materials covered in lectures up to Friday, Sept 26.

This is the cover page of midterm 1.

Some preparation materials:

- Section 2.1-2.9,5.1-5.7 (except for 2.6, 5.5) of the textbook
- HW 1-3
- Practice problems for midterm 1 (Answer)

HW1 Solution

HW2 Solution

HW3 Solution

HW4 Solution

week 1

week 2

week 3

week 4

week 5 (updated on 18 Oct: A mistake on page 99 is fixed. A new page 99.5 is added)

week 6

week 7

Tentative Exam dates:

Midterm 1: Friday, Oct 3

Midterm 2: Friday, Nov 7

Final exam: TBA

There is no supplemental examination in this course. Students who miss midterm exam for a valid reason will have their final mark averaged proportionally over the other course material.

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