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A Short Exposition on Dimensions and Fractal Dimensions

June 30, 1993


Thomas J. McFarlane Dimensions A dimension is a direction of freedom. We speak of space as having three dimensions because there are three independent directions in which we are free to move and because positions in space can be specified by exactly three measurements. A surface, such as sphere, has two dimensions because there are […]