[FOM] Standard Language of Euclid
pollack at cims.nyu.edu
Sat Oct 3 21:01:14 EDT 2009
On Sun, Sep 27, 2009 at 9:16
PM, <<mailto:joeshipman at aol.com>joeshipman at aol.com> wrote:
> plane of order 12). Am I correct in surmising that there is no question
> that can be stated in the language of elementary algebra and geometry
> which is currently regarded as both open and interesting?
Look at many of the papers of Paul Erdos and many articles in
"Discrete & Computational Geometry" and you will find numerous
interesting problems (both solved and open) stated in the elementary
language of geometry.
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