Some articles on distinct points:
... space, P3, let L be a line containing distinct points x and y with homogeneous coordinates (x0x1x2x3) and (y0y1y2y3), respectively ... matrix with these coordinates as columns Because x and y are distinct points, the columns of M are linearly independent M has rank 2 ... columns x′ and y′ a different pair of distinct points on L ...
Famous quotes containing the words points and/or distinct:
“When our relatives are at home, we have to think of all their good points or it would be impossible to endure them. But when they are away, we console ourselves for their absence by dwelling on their vices.”
—George Bernard Shaw (18561950)
“I advance it therefore as a suspicion only, that the blacks, whether originally a distinct race, or made distinct by time and circumstances, are inferior to the whites in the endowments of both body and mind.”
—Thomas Jefferson (17431826)