Definition/Meaning | Word/Phrase |
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mathematician whose specialty is algebra | algebraist |

use of algebra to study geometric properties; operates on symbols defined in a coordinate system | analytical geometry , analytic geometry , coordinate geometry |

operation that follows the rules of Boolean algebra; each operand and the result take one of two values | binary arithmetic operation , binary operation , boolean operation |

English mathematician; creator of Boolean algebra (1815-1864) | Boole , George Boole |

part of algebra that deals with the theory of linear equations and linear transformation | linear algebra |

part of algebra that deals with the theory of matrices | matrix algebra |

branch of algebra dealing with quadratic equations | quadratics |

part of algebra that deals with the theory of vectors and vector spaces | vector algebra |

algebra symbol linking two or more terms into unit | vinculum |

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