The Greedy Triangle

16 September 2019 | By Marilyn Burns | Filed in: geometry.

In this lively introduction to shapes and polygons, a bored triangle is turned into a quadrilateral after a visit to the shapeshifter Delighted with his new career opportunities as a TV screen and a picture frame he decides the angles the better, until an accident teaches him a lesson Inclu

Sir Cumference and the First Round Table: A Math Adventure

16 September 2019 | By Cindy Neuschwander | Filed in: geometry.

Join Sir Cumference, Lady Di of Ameter, and their son Radius for wordplay, puns, and problem solving in this geometry packed math adventure King Arthur was a good ruler, but now he needs a good ruler What would you do if the neighboring kingdom were threatening war Naturally, you d call your stro

Euclid's Elements

16 September 2019 | By Euclid | Filed in: geometry.

Green Lion Press has prepared a new one volume edition of T.L Heath s translation of the thirteen books of Euclid s Elements In keeping with Green Lion s design commitment, diagrams have been placed on every spread for convenient reference while working through the proofs running heads on every p

The Geometry of Physics: An Introduction

16 September 2019 | By Theodore Frankel | Filed in: geometry.

Theodore Frankel explains those parts of exterior differential forms, differential geometry, algebraic and differential topology, Lie groups, vector bundles and Chern forms essential to a better understanding of classical and modern physics and engineering Key highlights of his new edition are the

Euclid's Window: The Story of Geometry from Parallel Lines to Hyperspace

16 September 2019 | By Leonard Mlodinow | Filed in: geometry.

Through Euclid s Window Leonard Mlodinow brilliantly and delightfully leads us on a journey through five revolutions in geometry, from the Greek concept of parallel lines to the latest notions of hyperspace Here is an altogether new, refreshing, alternative history of math revealing how simple ques

Geometry Revisited

16 September 2019 | By H.S.M. Coxeter | Filed in: geometry.

Among the many beautiful and nontrivial theorems in geometry found in Geometry Revisited are the theorems of Ceva, Menelaus, Pappus, Desargues, Pascal, and Brianchon A nice proof is given of Morley s remarkable theorem on angle trisectors The transformational point of view is emphasized reflectio

Sacred Geometry

16 September 2019 | By Miranda Lundy | Filed in: geometry.

Geometry is one of a group of special sciences Number, Music and Cosmology are the others found identically in nearly every culture on earth In this small volume, Miranda Lundy presents a unique introduction to this most ancient and timeless of universal sciences.Sacred Geometry demonstrates wh

Mummy Math: An Adventure in Geometry

16 September 2019 | By Cindy Neuschwander | Filed in: geometry.

Matt, Bibi, and their dog Riley crawled through the tiny opening first FWUMP A secret door suddenly closed behind them .Matt and Bibi use math to escape from a pharaoh s tomb When the Zills family is summoned to Egypt to help find the hidden burial site of an ancient pharaoh, Matt and Bibi are

The Fractal Geometry of Nature

16 September 2019 | By BenoƮt B. Mandelbrot | Filed in: geometry.

Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, and lightning does not travel in a straight line The complexity of nature s shapes differs in kind, not merely degree, from that of the shapes of ordinary geometry, the geometry of fractal shapes Now that the field has expanded greatly with many act

Sacred Geometry: Philosophy and Practice

16 September 2019 | By Robert Lawlor | Filed in: geometry.

The thinkers of ancient Egypt, Greece and India recognized that numbers governed much of what they saw in their world and hence provided an approach to its divine creator Robert Lawlor sets out the system that determines the dimension and the form of both man made and natural structures, from Gothi

Introduction to Geometry

16 September 2019 | By H.S.M. Coxeter | Filed in: geometry.

This classic work is now available in an unabridged paperback edition The Second Edition retains all the characterisitcs that made the first edition so popular brilliant exposition, the flexibility permitted by relatively self contained chapters, and broad coverage ranging from topics in the Eucli

Shapes, Shapes, Shapes

16 September 2019 | By Tana Hoban | Filed in: geometry.

Whenever you are inside or outside there are shapes to discover And with Tana Hoban s help you will begin to see them Look around How many circles, squares, stars, triangles, hearts, and rectangles can you see They are everywhere

Riemannian Manifolds: An Introduction to Curvature

16 September 2019 | By John M. Lee | Filed in: geometry.

This text is designed for a one quarter or one semester graduate course on Riemannian geometry It focuses on developing an intimate acquaintance with the geometric meaning of curvature and thereby introduces and demonstrates all the main technical tools needed for a advanced study of Riemannia

Have You Seen My Monster?

16 September 2019 | By Steve Light | Filed in: geometry.

In a follow up to Steve Light s highly praised Have You Seen My Dragon , the county fair is filled with shapes and somewhere among them a monster is waiting to be found A little girl gallivants through a county fair, searching for her furry friend Readers will surely spot the friendly monster as w

Friendshape

16 September 2019 | By Amy Krouse Rosenthal | Filed in: geometry.

The bestselling creators of EXCLAMATION MARK introduce a triangle, circle, square, and rectangle who celebrate the gift of friendship.Friends shape who we are They make us laugh They fill us with fun They stand by us during life s up and downs And even when we disagree with our friends, if they

Beautiful Geometry

16 September 2019 | By Eli Maor | Filed in: geometry.

If you ve ever thought that mathematics and art don t mix, this stunning visual history of geometry will change your mind As much a work of art as a book about mathematics, Beautiful Geometry presents than sixty exquisite color plates illustrating a wide range of geometric patterns and theor

CK-12 Basic Geometry Volume 1 Of 2

16 September 2019 | By CK-12 Foundation | Filed in: geometry.

CK 12 s Basic Geometry FlexBook, Volumes 1 through 2, is designed to present students with geometric principles in a graphics oriented course Volume 1 includes 6 chapters Basics of Geometry, Reasoning and Proof, Parallel and Perpendicular Lines, Triangles and Congruence, Relationships with Tr

Perimeter, Area, and Volume: A Monster Book of Dimensions

16 September 2019 | By David A. Adler | Filed in: geometry.

Readers are invited to the premiere of a 3 D movie The star studded cast of monsters will help them calculate the perimeter of the set, the area of the movie screen, and the volume of their popcorn box Learning about dimensions has never been so entertaining.