Complex Numbers in Geometry
Lecture no. 35 from the course: Geometry: An Interactive Journey to Mastery
Taught by Professor James Tanton | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
In lecture 6, you saw how 17th-century mathematician René Descartes united geometry and algebra with the invention of the coordinate plane. Now go a step further and explore the power and surprises that come from using the complex number plane. Examine how using complex numbers can help solve several tricky geometry problems.