Euclidean and transformational geometry : a deductive inquiry /
by Libeskind, Shlomo.
Material type: BookPublisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2008Description: ix, 371 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9780763743666; 0763743666.Subject(s): Geometry  Transformations (Mathematics)Online resources: Table of contents onlyItem type  Location  Call number  Status  Date due 

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QA 453 .L53 2008 (Browse shelf)  Available 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 365) and index.
The treasure island problem  The ninepoint circle  Morley's theorem  The hiker's path  The shortest highway  Steiner's minimum distance problem  The Pythagorean theorem  Congruence, constructions, and the parallel postulate  Angles and their measurement  Congruence of triangles  The parallel postulate and its consequences  More on construction  Circles  Basic properties of arcs, central and inscribed angles  Circles inscribed in polygons  More on constructions  Area and the pythagorean theorem  Areas of polygons  The Pythagorean theorem  The distance formula  Similarity  Ratio, proportion and similar polygons  Further applications of the side splitting theorem and similarity  Areas of similar figures  The golden ratio and the construction of a regular pentagon  Circumference and area of a circle  Other recursive formulas for evaluating [pi]  Trigonometric functions  Isometries  Reflections, translations, and rotations  Congruence and Euclidean constructions  More on extremal problems  Similarity transformation with applications to constructions  Composition of transformations and transformation groups  In search for new isometries  Composition of rotations, the treasure island problem and other treasures  More recent discoveries  The ninepoint circle and other results  Complex numbers and geometry.
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