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By Judith N. Cederberg

Designed for a junior-senior point path for arithmetic majors, together with those that plan to coach in secondary tuition. the 1st bankruptcy offers a number of finite geometries in an axiomatic framework, whereas bankruptcy 2 maintains the bogus method in introducing either Euclids and concepts of non-Euclidean geometry. There follows a brand new creation to symmetry and hands-on explorations of isometries that precedes an in depth analytic therapy of similarities and affinities. bankruptcy four provides airplane projective geometry either synthetically and analytically, and the recent bankruptcy five makes use of a descriptive and exploratory method of introduce chaos concept and fractal geometry, stressing the self-similarity of fractals and their iteration through differences from bankruptcy three. all through, every one bankruptcy features a record of steered assets for functions or comparable themes in parts akin to paintings and background, plus this moment variation issues to net destinations of author-developed publications for dynamic software program explorations of the Poincaré version, isometries, projectivities, conics and fractals. Parallel models can be found for "Cabri Geometry" and "Geometers Sketchpad".

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