Covering all points except one

A. Blokhuis, A. E. Brouwer, T. Szőnyi

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In many point-line geometries, to cover all points except one, more lines are needed than to cover all points. Bounds can be given by looking at the dimension of the space of functions induced by polynomials of bounded degree.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)59-66
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Algebraic Combinatorics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2010


  • Blocking set
  • Covering
  • Finite geometry

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Algebra and Number Theory
  • Discrete Mathematics and Combinatorics

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