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There are two main premises on which these notes are based. Using the chart, sort the letters by placing the corresponding cards against their topological equivalents. It establishes new connections --- some heuristic and others rigorous ---based on the properties of the cross-difference of this cost, and its Taylor expansion at the diagonal. The notion of a directional derivative of a function from the multivariable calculus is extended in Riemannian geometry to the notion of a covariant derivative of a tensor.

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Publisher: American Mathematical Society (September 25, 2013)

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