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Uniqueness of the inversive plane of order 5

  • Ralph High Francis Denniston


It is proved that any inversive plane of order 5 must be isomorphic with the Miquelian plane. The proof is given in some detail: a companion paper will assert that the same arguments can be applied to a plane of order 7.


Number Theory Algebraic Geometry Topological Group Companion Paper Inversive Plane 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ralph High Francis Denniston
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  1. 1.University of LeicesterEngland

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