Facts on File Geometry Handbook

Facts on File Geometry Handbook

by Catherine A. Gorini
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

The bulk of this text consists of some 3,000 cross-referenced definitions for concepts used in mathematical geometry. Also included are brief biographies of 300 individuals important to the development of geometry and a chronology of geometric milestones. Finally, there are charts and tables presenting information on important theorems and axioms, as well as…  See more details below

Overview

The bulk of this text consists of some 3,000 cross-referenced definitions for concepts used in mathematical geometry. Also included are brief biographies of 300 individuals important to the development of geometry and a chronology of geometric milestones. Finally, there are charts and tables presenting information on important theorems and axioms, as well as illustrations of compass and straightedge constructions. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Editorial Reviews

Library Journal - Library Journal
A nifty source that can truly be used for quick fact checking. It includes a glossary of terms in geometry, a chronology, and short biographies-three or four sentences-of famous mathematicians. Copyright 2005 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816062300
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/2005
Series:
Science Handbks.
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >