Elementary Geometry: Practical and Theoretical
by C. Godfrey, A. W. Siddons
Publisher: Cambridge University Press 1919
Number of pages: 438
The aim of the authors of the present work has been to produce a book which will help to make Greometry an attractive subject to the average British boy or girl. The book opens with a course of experimental work; great pains have been taken to make the exercises perfectly explicit and free from ambiguity.
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This book is intended for use by a parent and a child. It is recommended that the parent have some familiarity with geometry, but this is not necessary. The parent can simply read the chapter before teaching the child and then learn it together.
by John G. Kerr - Blackie And Son Limited.
The subject-matter of the book is that of the first three books of the Elements, but there is a great departure as regards the method. As the pupil proceeds, he is helped to build up ideas in the same way as in the elements of physics and chemistry.
by William C. Bartol - Leach, Shewell & Sanborn
The author gives a number of theorems for demonstration and many illustrative examples. A section on Mensuration is introduced with the design of calling special attention to all the important rules for finding volumes and surfaces of solids ...
by G. A. Wentworth - Ginn & Company
Introduction to geometry, the straight line, circle, proportional lines and similar polygons, areas of polygons, regular polygons and circles. The book includes exercises: theorems, problems of construction, loci, and problems of computation.