The purpose of differential topology is to go further with the study of manifolds using geometric tools supplemented with algebraic tools.
To go further with the study of manifolds, which is the principal aim of differential topology, the geometric tools described here must be supplemented by more powerful algebraic tools. 1
- broader terms (BT): topology mathematics
- narrower terms (NT): manifolds
- related terms (RT): algebraic topology differential topology
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