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This text is ideal for an undergraduate course in axiomatic geometry for future high school geometry teachers, or for any student who has not yet encountered upper-level math, such as real analysis or abstract algebra.
Foundations of Geometry, Second Edition is written to help enrich the education of all mathematics majors and facilitate a smooth transition into more advanced mathematics courses. Foundations of Geometry Gerard Venema No preview available – Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. My library Help Advanced Book Search.
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Dispatched from the UK in 11 business days When will my order arrive? Description of different axiom systems for elementary geometry has been moved to its own appendix previously found at the beginning of the chapter on The Axioms of Plane Geometry.
The Second Edition streamlines and reorganizes material in order to reach coverage of neutral geometry as early as possible, adds more exercises throughout, and facilitates use of the open-source software Geogebra.
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Foundations of Geometry particularly teaches good proof-writing skills, emphasises the historical development of geometry, and addresses certain issues concerning the place of geometry in human culture.
The review of proof writing has been incorporated into the chapter on Axiomatic Systems. This text’s coverage begins with Euclid’s Elementslays out a system of axioms for geometry, and then moves on to neutral geometry, Euclidian and hyperbolic geometries from an axiomatic point of view, and then non-Euclidean geometry.
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This gsometry students to experience the axiomatic method and study careful proofs that characterize more advanced mathematics. No eBook available Amazon. You can even integrate your own material if you wish. Includes many proofs that are exercises, with hints given so that students know roughly how the proof should be structured.
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Students are prepared to teach high school geometry by making connections that enable a deeper understanding of the subject. Description of different axiom systems for elementary geometry has been moved to its own appendix previously found at the beginning of the chapter on Foundatioms Axioms of Plane Geometry.
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The Postulates Used in this Book C. It assumes calculus and linear algebra as prerequisites. The Best Books of A new Appendix B Systems of Axioms for Geometry explores venem depth the range of options available in the choice of axioms and explains the rationale for the choices made in this book. Table of Contents 1. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
FOUNDATIONS OF GEOMETRY
This text comfortably serves as a bridge between lower-level mathematics courses calculus and linear algebra and upper-level courses real analysis and abstract algebra. Emphasis on how to write proofs provides many model proofs as well as commentary on key proofs. We don’t recognize your username or password.
Theorems Proofs and Logic. Enables students to concentrate on how to organize and communicate the proof. Careful attention to the historical development of geometry discusses certain cultural and philosophical issues, and demonstrates the changes that the foundations of geometry have gone through over time.
For example, material on set theory and the real numbers was moved to an appendix because much of it is review for most students. More exercises in elementary Euclidean geometry in Chapter 5 A new section on ideal triangles and the classification of parallels in Chapter 6 Reworking of Chapter 7 Area to include a relatively elementary proof of the Euclidean case of the dissection theorem, giving instructors the option of omitting all the non-Euclidean material in that chapter A section on similarity transformations in Euclidean geometry has been added to the chapter on Transformations Chapter 10 Technology material facilitates the use of the open-source software Geogebra.
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Hints for Selected Exercises Bibliography Index show more. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. The Second Edition streamlines and reorganizes material in order to reach coverage of neutral geometry as early as possible, adds more exercises throughout, and facilitates use of the open-source software Geogebra. Euclid’s Book I A. You have selected an online exam copy, you will be re-directed to the VitalSource website where you can complete your request.
Foundations of Geometry, 2nd Edition
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Pearson Higher Education offers special pricing when you choose to package your text with other student resources. Comprehensive coverage of most of Euclid’s Elements includes almost all of the material in the first six books of that work.
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