Elementary College Geometry
by Henry Africk
Publisher: CUNY Academic Works 2013
Number of pages: 376
This text is intended for a brief introductory course in plane geometry. It covers the topics from elementary geometry that are most likely to be required for more advanced mathematics courses. The only prerequisite is a semester of algebra. The emphasis is on applying basic geometric principles to the numerical solution of problems. For this purpose the number of theorems and definitions is kept small.
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This geometry text is written for the Pre-university students to serve as an introduction to Higher Elementary Geometry, either as a subsidiary or a main Subject. The aim is to give to the Students certain Elementary ideas about the subject.
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 Clement V. Durell - G. Bell And Sons Limited.
The primary object of this textbook is to supply a large number of easy examples, in the belief that the educational value of the subject lies far more in the power to apply the fundamental facts of geometry, than in the ability to reproduce proofs.
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.