Lectures on Discrete and Polyhedral Geometry
by Igor Pak
Publisher: UCLA 2008
Number of pages: 428
The subject of Discrete Geometry and Convex Polytopes has received much attention in recent decades, with the explosion of the work in the field. This book is aimed to be an introduction to some of our favorite parts of the subject, covering some familiar and popular topics as well as some old, forgotten, sometimes obscure, and at times very recent and exciting results.
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by Henry B. Fine, Henry D. Thompson - The MacMillan Company
Contents: Coordinates; The Straight Line; The Circle; The Parabola; The Ellipse; The Hyperbola; Transformation Of Coordinates; The General Equation Of The Second Degree; Sections Of A Cone; Systems Of Conics; Tangents And Polars Of The Conic; etc.
by James A. Smith - viXra
Geometric Algebra (GA) promises to become a universal mathematical language. This document reviews the geometry of angles and circles, then treats rotations in plane geometry before showing how to formulate problems in GA terms, then solve them.
by Charles Smith - The Macmillan Company
In the following work I have investigated the more elementary properties of the Ellipse, Parabola, and Hyperbola, defined with reference to a focus and directrix, before considering the General Equation of the Second Degree...
by Felix Klein - Ginn and Co.
Professor Pelix Klein presented in this book a discussion of the three famous geometric problems of antiquity -- the duplication of the cube, the trisection of an angle, and the quadrature of the circle, as viewed in the light of modern research.