Reflection - Mathematics

Mathematics

  • Point reflection, a reflection across a point
  • Reflection (mathematics), a transformation of a space
  • Reflection formula, a relation in a function
  • Reflection group, a group generated by reflections
  • Reflection principle, a theorem of set theory
  • Reflection symmetry, symmetry with respect to reflection
  • Reflection theorem, a collection of theorems in number theory

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