## The Greedy Triangle

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

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

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

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

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 and the Imagination

Suitable for beginners and experienced mathematicians, this book begins with examples of the simplest curves and surfaces, including thread constructions of certain quadrics and other surfaces It offers a discussion of linkages and the geometry of configurations of points and rods that are connecte

## Geometry Revisited

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

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

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

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

## Differential Geometry of Curves and Surfaces

This volume covers local as well as global differential geometry of curves and surfaces.

## String, Straightedge, and Shadow: The Story of Geometry

String, Straightedge, and Shadow The Story of Geometry is a beautifully illustrated book that is a must read for students learning geometry or for parents helping them through their first geometry course Julia Diggins masterfully recreates the atmosphere of ancient times, when men, using three sim

## Sacred Geometry: Philosophy and Practice

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

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

## Have You Seen My Monster?

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

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

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

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

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.