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A doughnut shape with 3 holes

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The theorem of classification of the surfaces states that any compact, connected, orientable surface without boundary can be related to a standard surface. We can visualize these standard surfaces as spheres with some handles attached or, otherwise, as doughnuts with a certain number of holes. The figure shows an example of doughnut with 3 holes; we can easily imagine donuts with a greater or smaller number of holes.

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Standard surfaces (Topology)
Other surfaces (Topology)


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