First Lessons in Geometry (Classic Reprint)

First Lessons in Geometry (Classic Reprint)

by Thomas Hill


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First Lessons in Geometry (Classic Reprint) by Thomas Hill

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The child's powers of sensation are developed before his powers of conception, and these before his reasoning powers. This is, therefore, the true order of education and a powerful logi cal drill, like Colburn's admirable first lessons of Arithmetic, is sadly out of place in the hands of a child whose powers of observation and conception have, as yet, received no training whatever. I have, therefore, avoided reasoning, and sirnply given interesting geometrical facts, fitted, I h0pe, to arouse a child to the observation of phenomena, and to the perception of forms as real entities.

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ISBN-13: 9781330038499
Publisher: FB&C Ltd
Publication date: 06/07/2017
Pages: 150
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.32(d)

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