skip to content
Exploring Classical Greek Construction Problems with Interactive Geometry Software Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Exploring Classical Greek Construction Problems with Interactive Geometry Software

Author: Ad Meskens; Paul Tytgat
Publisher: Cham Springer International Publishing Imprint: Birkhäuser 2017
Series: Compact Textbooks in Mathematics
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

In this book the classical Greek construction problems are explored in a didactical, enquiry based fashion using Interactive Geometry Software (IGS).

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Druckausg.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ad Meskens; Paul Tytgat
ISBN: 9783319428635 3319428632
OCLC Number: 1075931455
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (XII, 185 Seiten 160 Illustrationen, 10 Illustrationen in color)
Contents: 1 Introduction.- 2 The Genesis of Geometry.- 3 Straightedge and compass constructions.- 4 The Delian Problem.- 5 Trisecting an angle.- 6 Squaring the circle.- 7 Constructible numbers.- 8 The Cinderella of regular polygons.- Afterthoughts.- Solutions.- Index.
Series Title: Compact Textbooks in Mathematics
Responsibility: by Ad Meskens, Paul Tytgat.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This book provides historical sketches to accompany the problems. This places the activity in context, and will motivate some students to look more closely at the culture and history of mathematics. Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1075931455> # Exploring Classical Greek Construction Problems with Interactive Geometry Software
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1075931455" ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/516/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#Topic/mathematics_study_and_teaching> ; # Mathematics--Study and teaching
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#Topic/geometry> ; # Geometry
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#Topic/mathematics> ; # Mathematics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#Topic/history> ; # History
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#Person/meskens_ad> ; # Ad Meskens
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#Person/tytgat_paul> ; # Paul Tytgat
    schema:datePublished "2017" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4144253934> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://worldcat.org/issn/2296-4568> ; # Compact Textbooks in Mathematics,
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#CreativeWork/> ;
    schema:name "Exploring Classical Greek Construction Problems with Interactive Geometry Software" ;
    schema:productID "1075931455" ;
    schema:url <https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-42863-5> ;
    schema:url <http://www.springerlink.com/content/978-3-319-42863-5> ;
    schema:url <http://d-nb.info/1124869808/34> ;
    schema:url <http://nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:1111-20170207123> ;
    schema:url <http://sfx.ethz.ch/sfx_locater?sid=ALEPH:EBI01&genre=book&isbn=9783319428635> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9783319428635> ;
    schema:workExample <http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-42863-5> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://d-nb.info/1124869808> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1075931455> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#Person/meskens_ad> # Ad Meskens
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Meskens" ;
    schema:givenName "Ad" ;
    schema:name "Ad Meskens" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#Person/tytgat_paul> # Paul Tytgat
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Tytgat" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "Paul Tytgat" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#Topic/mathematics_study_and_teaching> # Mathematics--Study and teaching
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mathematics--Study and teaching" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4144253934#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:description "Druckausg." ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1075931455> ; # Exploring Classical Greek Construction Problems with Interactive Geometry Software
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9783319428635>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "3319428632" ;
    schema:isbn "9783319428635" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/issn/2296-4568> # Compact Textbooks in Mathematics,
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1075931455> ; # Exploring Classical Greek Construction Problems with Interactive Geometry Software
    schema:issn "2296-4568" ;
    schema:name "Compact Textbooks in Mathematics," ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1075931455>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1075931455> ; # Exploring Classical Greek Construction Problems with Interactive Geometry Software
    schema:dateModified "2019-07-01" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.