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Geometry for Dummies

Geometry for Dummies - 01 edition

Geometry for Dummies - 01 edition

ISBN13: 9780764553240

ISBN10: 0764553240

Geometry for Dummies by Wendy Arnone - ISBN 9780764553240
Edition: 01
Copyright: 2001
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2001
International: No
Geometry for Dummies by Wendy Arnone - ISBN 9780764553240

ISBN13: 9780764553240

ISBN10: 0764553240

Edition: 01

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Author Bio

Arnone, Wendy : New Yor University's School of Education

Wendy Arnone, PhD, New York University's School of Education, is the president of her own consulting company that creates concepts and content for educational and corporate entities.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Introduction.

PART I: Just the Fundamentals (or Fun without Da Mental Drain).

Chapter 1: Getting Down to the Terms of Geometry.
Chapter 2: Fishing Around with Lines and Angles.

PART II: Getting the Proof.

Chapter 3: Logically Speaking about Proofs.
Chapter 4: The Formal Proof Dressed Down.

PART III: It Takes All Shapes and Sizes.

Chapter 5: Polygons as Appetizers (A Taste of Closed Figures).
Chapter 6: Angle + Angle + Angle = Triangle.
Chapter 7: How to Develop Your Quads.
Chapter 8: Going in Circles.

PART IV: Separate but Equal? (Inequalities and Similarities).

Chapter 9: Inequalities (or It's Just Not Fair!).
Chapter 10: Similarity Is the Sincerest Form of Flattery.

PART V: Geometry's Odds and Ends.

Chapter 11: You Sank My Battleship! (or Working with Coordinates).
Chapter 12: Locus (and I Don't Mean Bugs).
Chapter 13: Trigonometry Rears Its Ugly Head.
Chapter 14: The Third Dimension: Looking at Solid Geometry.

PART VI: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 15: Ten Cool Careers That Use Geometry.
Chapter 16: Ten Hot Tips to Make Geometry Easier.

PART VII: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Squares, Square Roots, and a Trig Table (It Jist Don't Get More Exciting Than This).
Appendix B: Important Formulae: A Quickie Guide.
Appendix C: Postulates, Theorems, and Other Delectables.
Glossary.
Index.
Book Registration Information.

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