ok, i know that this has in someway been answered before, and i am new here, i also am by far not a geometry major, but that is why i am asking here, because you peopl eknow this stuff.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

so here is the question

the standard definition of parallel lines are two lines on the same plane that are of an equal distance (hence they will never intersect)

i know there are non-standard or different definitions but i am trying to stay relativly basic here.

i remember reading or hearing somewhere that if space had a positive or negative curvature to it that two parallel lines may actual seperate or intersect. so i have to ask if there is anyone that might be able to explain this, and alsoif they intersect how are they parallel, a part of me thinks that as soon as the distance between them increases or decrease or they intersect, they are not parallel lines so its ok if they intersect.

sorry i know i am getting a bit on a tangent,

i would appreciate any insight, or links so i could learn a bit more, or understand this a bit more.

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# Parallel lines and space curvature

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