Practical Plane and Solid Geometry for Advanced Students
by J. Harrison, G.A. Baxandall
Publisher: Macmillan 1899
Number of pages: 584
This book is written for Science students. The necessity of accurate draughtsmanship is insisted on throughout. We describe how the drawing instruments may be set and their efficiency maintained. And the numerical answers appended to many of the examples should help to prevent any relapse into slovenly and inaccurate work on the part of those students who are apt to become lax.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by David Ramsay Hay - W. Blackwood and sons
From the table of contents: Nature of the science of aesthetics explained; Plane figures the bases of all forms; The isosceles triangle; Universal application of the composite ellipse in the arts of ornamental design; and more.
by William Gallatly - F. Hodgson
The author expresses his expectation, that these novel and interesting theorems some British, but the greater part derived from French and German sources will widen the outlook of our mathematical instructors and lend new vigour to their teaching.
by John C. Sparks - AuthorHouse
The book chronologically traces the Pythagorean theorem from the beginning, through 4000 years of Pythagorean proofs. The text presents some classic puzzles, amusements, and applications. An epilogue summarizes the importance of the theorem.
by George W. Hart
Polyhedra have an enormous aesthetic appeal and the subject is fun and easy. This is a collection of thousands of virtual reality polyhedra for you to explore. There are hundreds here which have never been illustrated in any previous publication.