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After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • explain the terms surface, surface in space, disc-like neighbourhood and half-disc-like neighbourhood

  • explain the terms n-fold torus, torus with n holes, Möbius band and Klein bottle

  • explain what is meant by the boundary of a surface, and determine the boundary number of a given surface with boundary

  • construct certain compact surfaces from a polygon by identifying edges

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How self-aware are you? How self-aware is an elephant? Do humans and elephants have a similar ability to recognize their own reflection? On this episode of "Oh, Behave!" we discuss a study completed by Dr. Joshua Plotnik and colleagues that demonstrated self-awareness in the Asian elephant. (05:38)

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