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Abstract AlgebraFields are a key structure in Abstract Algebra. Today we give lots of examples of infinite fields, including the rational numbers, real numbers, complex numbers and more. We also show you how to extend fields using polynomial equations and convergent sequences.

Fields are a key structure in Abstract Algebra. Today we give lots of examples of infinite fields, including the rational numbers, real numbers, complex numbers and more. We also show you how to extend fields using polynomial equations and convergent sequences.

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Abstract Algebra deals with groups, rings, fields, and modules. These are abstract structures which appear in many different branches of mathematics, including geometry, number theory, topology, and more. They even appear in scientific topics such as quantum mechanics.