Tangent bundle of vector space

  1. if we have a vector space V,can we define the tangent bundle of V rated TV?
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  3. Fredrik

    Fredrik 10,637
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    A tangent bundle is defined over a manifold, not over a vector space. However, if the vector space is finite-dimensional, we can easily define a manifold structure on it, and define the tangent bundle the usual way.
  4. thnx this is what i need :)
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