Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

how can you say imaginary numbers have intrinsically little to do with the 2D plane? it is entirely possible and equally correct to define imaginary numbers geometrically. It is nice and convenient that this is equivalent to the algebraic definition.



for anyone interested, a great text on this is https://www.amazon.com/Visual-Complex-Analysis-Tristan-Needh...




Guidelines | FAQ | Lists | API | Security | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: