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A Budget of Trisections

A Budget of Trisections

by Underwood Dudley
     
 

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It is impossible to trisect angles with straightedge and compass alone, but many people try and think they have succeeded. This book is about angle trisections and the people who attempt them. Its purposes are to collect many trisections in one place, inform about trisectors, to amuse the reader, and, perhaps most importantly, to reduce the number of trisectors.

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It is impossible to trisect angles with straightedge and compass alone, but many people try and think they have succeeded. This book is about angle trisections and the people who attempt them. Its purposes are to collect many trisections in one place, inform about trisectors, to amuse the reader, and, perhaps most importantly, to reduce the number of trisectors. This book includes detailed information about the personalities of trisectors and their constructions. It can be read by anyone who has taken a high school geometry course.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781461264309
Publisher:
Springer New York
Publication date:
12/31/2013
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1987
Pages:
169
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

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