Hypercomplex Numbers

  • John Stillwell
Part of the Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics book series (UTM)


We saw in Chapter 14 how a need for complex numbers was first recognized in the sixteenth century, with the solution of cubic equations.


Complex Number Projective Plane Projective Geometry Multiplicative Property Commutative Multiplication 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Stillwell
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA

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