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Fourth Dimension (Mathematics, Physics)

Fourth Dimension Description:
"In physics and mathematics, a sequence of n numbers can be understood as a location in an n-dimensional space. When n = 4, the set of all such locations is called 4-dimensional Euclidean space.
Such a space differs from our more familiar three-dimensional space in that it has an additional dimension, indistinguishable from the other three. This fourth spatial dimension is a concept distinct from the time dimension in spacetime, since time is functionally very different from any of the spatial dimensions; formally, spacetime is not an Euclidean space but a Minkowski space." [Wikipedia]

Tesseract Example of Fourth Dimension:
3D Shadow of a tesseract rotating around a plane in 4D.



Image Credit - JasonHise

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