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What is a line really?

This is an exercise from Divine Proportions by Norman J. Wildberger (p.39).

Exercise 3.2 Show that in the field \(\mathbb{F}_p\) there are exactly \(p + 1\) lines passing through every point, and that every line passes through exactly \(p\) points.

Note by Peter Michael
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