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Theorem dath 30218
Description: Desargues' Theorem of projective geometry (proved for a Hilbert lattice). Assume each triple of atoms (points)  P Q R and  S T U forms a triangle (i.e. determines a plane). Assume that lines  P S,  Q T, and  R U meet at a "center of perspectivity"  C. (We also assume that  C is not on any of the 6 lines forming the two triangles.) Then the atoms 
D  =  ( P 
.\/  Q )  ./\  ( S  .\/  T ),  E  =  ( Q  .\/  R ) 
./\  ( T  .\/  U ),  F  =  ( R  .\/  P ) 
./\  ( U  .\/  S ) are colinear, forming an "axis of perspectivity".

Our proof roughly follows Theorem 2.7.1, p. 78 in Beutelspacher and Rosenbaum, Projective Geometry: From Foundations to Applications, Cambridge University Press (1988). Unlike them, we don't assume  C is an atom to make this theorem slightly more general for easier future use. However, we prove that 
C must be an atom in dalemcea 30142.

For a visual demonstration, see the "Desargue's Theorem" applet at http://www.dynamicgeometry.com/JavaSketchpad/Gallery.html. The points I, J, and K there define the axis of perspectivity.

See theorem dalaw 30368 for Desargues Law, which eliminates all of the preconditions on the atoms except for central perspectivity. (Contributed by NM, 20-Aug-2012.)

Hypotheses
Ref Expression
dath.b  |-  B  =  ( Base `  K
)
dath.l  |-  .<_  =  ( le `  K )
dath.j  |-  .\/  =  ( join `  K )
dath.a  |-  A  =  ( Atoms `  K )
dath.m  |-  ./\  =  ( meet `  K )
dath.o  |-  O  =  ( LPlanes `  K )
dath.d  |-  D  =  ( ( P  .\/  Q )  ./\  ( S  .\/  T ) )
dath.e  |-  E  =  ( ( Q  .\/  R )  ./\  ( T  .\/  U ) )
dath.f  |-  F  =  ( ( R  .\/  P )  ./\  ( U  .\/  S ) )
Assertion
Ref Expression
dath  |-  ( ( ( ( K  e.  HL  /\  C  e.  B )  /\  ( P  e.  A  /\  Q  e.  A  /\  R  e.  A )  /\  ( S  e.  A  /\  T  e.  A  /\  U  e.  A
) )  /\  (
( ( P  .\/  Q )  .\/  R )  e.  O  /\  (
( S  .\/  T
)  .\/  U )  e.  O )  /\  (
( -.  C  .<_  ( P  .\/  Q )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( Q  .\/  R )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( R  .\/  P ) )  /\  ( -.  C  .<_  ( S  .\/  T )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( T  .\/  U )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( U  .\/  S
) )  /\  ( C  .<_  ( P  .\/  S )  /\  C  .<_  ( Q  .\/  T )  /\  C  .<_  ( R 
.\/  U ) ) ) )  ->  F  .<_  ( D  .\/  E
) )

Proof of Theorem dath
StepHypRef Expression
1 dath.b . . . . . 6  |-  B  =  ( Base `  K
)
21eleq2i 2468 . . . . 5  |-  ( C  e.  B  <->  C  e.  ( Base `  K )
)
32anbi2i 676 . . . 4  |-  ( ( K  e.  HL  /\  C  e.  B )  <->  ( K  e.  HL  /\  C  e.  ( Base `  K ) ) )
433anbi1i 1144 . . 3  |-  ( ( ( K  e.  HL  /\  C  e.  B )  /\  ( P  e.  A  /\  Q  e.  A  /\  R  e.  A )  /\  ( S  e.  A  /\  T  e.  A  /\  U  e.  A )
)  <->  ( ( K  e.  HL  /\  C  e.  ( Base `  K
) )  /\  ( P  e.  A  /\  Q  e.  A  /\  R  e.  A )  /\  ( S  e.  A  /\  T  e.  A  /\  U  e.  A
) ) )
543anbi1i 1144 . 2  |-  ( ( ( ( K  e.  HL  /\  C  e.  B )  /\  ( P  e.  A  /\  Q  e.  A  /\  R  e.  A )  /\  ( S  e.  A  /\  T  e.  A  /\  U  e.  A
) )  /\  (
( ( P  .\/  Q )  .\/  R )  e.  O  /\  (
( S  .\/  T
)  .\/  U )  e.  O )  /\  (
( -.  C  .<_  ( P  .\/  Q )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( Q  .\/  R )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( R  .\/  P ) )  /\  ( -.  C  .<_  ( S  .\/  T )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( T  .\/  U )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( U  .\/  S
) )  /\  ( C  .<_  ( P  .\/  S )  /\  C  .<_  ( Q  .\/  T )  /\  C  .<_  ( R 
.\/  U ) ) ) )  <->  ( (
( K  e.  HL  /\  C  e.  ( Base `  K ) )  /\  ( P  e.  A  /\  Q  e.  A  /\  R  e.  A
)  /\  ( S  e.  A  /\  T  e.  A  /\  U  e.  A ) )  /\  ( ( ( P 
.\/  Q )  .\/  R )  e.  O  /\  ( ( S  .\/  T )  .\/  U )  e.  O )  /\  ( ( -.  C  .<_  ( P  .\/  Q
)  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( Q  .\/  R
)  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( R  .\/  P
) )  /\  ( -.  C  .<_  ( S 
.\/  T )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( T 
.\/  U )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( U 
.\/  S ) )  /\  ( C  .<_  ( P  .\/  S )  /\  C  .<_  ( Q 
.\/  T )  /\  C  .<_  ( R  .\/  U ) ) ) ) )
6 dath.l . 2  |-  .<_  =  ( le `  K )
7 dath.j . 2  |-  .\/  =  ( join `  K )
8 dath.a . 2  |-  A  =  ( Atoms `  K )
9 dath.m . 2  |-  ./\  =  ( meet `  K )
10 dath.o . 2  |-  O  =  ( LPlanes `  K )
11 eqid 2404 . 2  |-  ( ( P  .\/  Q ) 
.\/  R )  =  ( ( P  .\/  Q )  .\/  R )
12 eqid 2404 . 2  |-  ( ( S  .\/  T ) 
.\/  U )  =  ( ( S  .\/  T )  .\/  U )
13 dath.d . 2  |-  D  =  ( ( P  .\/  Q )  ./\  ( S  .\/  T ) )
14 dath.e . 2  |-  E  =  ( ( Q  .\/  R )  ./\  ( T  .\/  U ) )
15 dath.f . 2  |-  F  =  ( ( R  .\/  P )  ./\  ( U  .\/  S ) )
165, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15dalem63 30217 1  |-  ( ( ( ( K  e.  HL  /\  C  e.  B )  /\  ( P  e.  A  /\  Q  e.  A  /\  R  e.  A )  /\  ( S  e.  A  /\  T  e.  A  /\  U  e.  A
) )  /\  (
( ( P  .\/  Q )  .\/  R )  e.  O  /\  (
( S  .\/  T
)  .\/  U )  e.  O )  /\  (
( -.  C  .<_  ( P  .\/  Q )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( Q  .\/  R )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( R  .\/  P ) )  /\  ( -.  C  .<_  ( S  .\/  T )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( T  .\/  U )  /\  -.  C  .<_  ( U  .\/  S
) )  /\  ( C  .<_  ( P  .\/  S )  /\  C  .<_  ( Q  .\/  T )  /\  C  .<_  ( R 
.\/  U ) ) ) )  ->  F  .<_  ( D  .\/  E
) )
Colors of variables: wff set class
Syntax hints:   -. wn 3    -> wi 4    /\ wa 359    /\ w3a 936    = wceq 1649    e. wcel 1721   class class class wbr 4172   ` cfv 5413  (class class class)co 6040   Basecbs 13424   lecple 13491   joincjn 14356   meetcmee 14357   Atomscatm 29746   HLchlt 29833   LPlanesclpl 29974
This theorem is referenced by:  dath2  30219
This theorem was proved from axioms:  ax-1 5  ax-2 6  ax-3 7  ax-mp 8  ax-gen 1552  ax-5 1563  ax-17 1623  ax-9 1662  ax-8 1683  ax-13 1723  ax-14 1725  ax-6 1740  ax-7 1745  ax-11 1757  ax-12 1946  ax-ext 2385  ax-rep 4280  ax-sep 4290  ax-nul 4298  ax-pow 4337  ax-pr 4363  ax-un 4660
This theorem depends on definitions:  df-bi 178  df-or 360  df-an 361  df-3or 937  df-3an 938  df-tru 1325  df-ex 1548  df-nf 1551  df-sb 1656  df-eu 2258  df-mo 2259  df-clab 2391  df-cleq 2397  df-clel 2400  df-nfc 2529  df-ne 2569  df-nel 2570  df-ral 2671  df-rex 2672  df-reu 2673  df-rab 2675  df-v 2918  df-sbc 3122  df-csb 3212  df-dif 3283  df-un 3285  df-in 3287  df-ss 3294  df-nul 3589  df-if 3700  df-pw 3761  df-sn 3780  df-pr 3781  df-op 3783  df-uni 3976  df-iun 4055  df-br 4173  df-opab 4227  df-mpt 4228  df-id 4458  df-xp 4843  df-rel 4844  df-cnv 4845  df-co 4846  df-dm 4847  df-rn 4848  df-res 4849  df-ima 4850  df-iota 5377  df-fun 5415  df-fn 5416  df-f 5417  df-f1 5418  df-fo 5419  df-f1o 5420  df-fv 5421  df-ov 6043  df-oprab 6044  df-mpt2 6045  df-1st 6308  df-2nd 6309  df-undef 6502  df-riota 6508  df-poset 14358  df-plt 14370  df-lub 14386  df-glb 14387  df-join 14388  df-meet 14389  df-p0 14423  df-lat 14430  df-clat 14492  df-oposet 29659  df-ol 29661  df-oml 29662  df-covers 29749  df-ats 29750  df-atl 29781  df-cvlat 29805  df-hlat 29834  df-llines 29980  df-lplanes 29981  df-lvols 29982
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