Introduction to Non Euclidean Geometry

Author: Harold E. Wolfe
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486320373
Release Date: 2013-09-26
Genre: Mathematics

College-level text for elementary courses covers the fifth postulate, hyperbolic plane geometry and trigonometry, and elliptic plane geometry and trigonometry. Appendixes offer background on Euclidean geometry. Numerous exercises. 1945 edition.

Introductory Non Euclidean Geometry

Author: Henry Parker Manning
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486154640
Release Date: 2013-01-30
Genre: Mathematics

This fine and versatile introduction begins with the theorems common to Euclidean and non-Euclidean geometry, and then it addresses the specific differences that constitute elliptic and hyperbolic geometry. 1901 edition.

Introduction to Projective Geometry

Author: C. R. Wylie
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486141701
Release Date: 2011-09-12
Genre: Mathematics

This introductory volume offers strong reinforcement for its teachings, with detailed examples and numerous theorems, proofs, and exercises, plus complete answers to all odd-numbered end-of-chapter problems. 1970 edition.

A New Look at Geometry

Author: Irving Adler
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486320496
Release Date: 2013-10-03
Genre: Mathematics

Richly detailed survey of the evolution of geometrical ideas and development of concepts of modern geometry: projective, Euclidean, and non-Euclidean geometry; role of geometry in Newtonian physics, calculus, relativity. Over 100 exercises with answers. 1966 edition.

Euclidean Geometry and Transformations

Author: Clayton W. Dodge
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486434761
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Mathematics

This introduction to Euclidean geometry emphasizes transformations, particularly isometries and similarities. Suitable for undergraduate courses, it includes numerous examples, many with detailed answers. 1972 edition.

Foundations and Fundamental Concepts of Mathematics

Author: Howard Eves
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486132204
Release Date: 2012-04-10
Genre: Mathematics

Third edition of popular undergraduate-level text offers historic overview, readable treatment of mathematics before Euclid, Euclid's Elements, non-Euclidean geometry, algebraic structure, formal axiomatics, sets, more. Problems, some with solutions. Bibliography.

Non Euclidean Geometry

Author: Roberto Bonola
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486155036
Release Date: 2012-08-15
Genre: Mathematics

Examines various attempts to prove Euclid's parallel postulate — by the Greeks, Arabs, and Renaissance mathematicians. It considers forerunners and founders such as Saccheri, Lambert, Legendre, W. Bolyai, Gauss, others. Includes 181 diagrams.

Foundations of Geometry

Author: C. R. Wylie
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486472140
Release Date: 2009-05-21
Genre: Education

Explains geometric theories and shows many examples.

Geometry and the Visual Arts

Author: Daniel Pedoe
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048624458X
Release Date: 1976
Genre: Mathematics

This survey traces the effects of geometry on artistic achievement and clearly discusses its importance to artists and scientists. It also surveys projective geometry, mathematical curves, theories of perspective, architectural form, and concepts of space.

Deductive systems

Author: Garth E. Runion
Publisher: Natl Council of Teachers of
ISBN: UOM:39015017341481
Release Date: 1978-06-01
Genre: Education

Introduction to Topological Groups

Author: Taqdir Husain
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486819198
Release Date: 2018-02-15
Genre: Mathematics

Concise treatment covers semitopological groups, locally compact groups, Harr measure, and duality theory and some of its applications. The volume concludes with a chapter that introduces Banach algebras. 1966 edition.

Prelude to Mathematics

Author: W. W. Sawyer
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486152776
Release Date: 2012-04-19
Genre: Mathematics

This lively, stimulating account of non-Euclidean geometry by a noted mathematician covers matrices, determinants, group theory, and many other related topics, with an emphasis on the subject's novel, striking aspects. 1955 edition.

Conformal Representation

Author: Constantin Caratheodory
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048640028X
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Mathematics

Comprehensive introduction discusses the Möbius transformation, non-Euclidean geometry, elementary transformations, Schwarz's Lemma, transformation of the frontier and closed surfaces, and the general theorem of uniformization. Detailed proofs.

Geometry A Comprehensive Course

Author: Dan Pedoe
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486131733
Release Date: 2013-04-02
Genre: Mathematics

Introduction to vector algebra in the plane; circles and coaxial systems; mappings of the Euclidean plane; similitudes, isometries, Moebius transformations, much more. Includes over 500 exercises.

An Introduction to the Theory of Elasticity

Author: R. J. Atkin
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486150994
Release Date: 2013-02-20
Genre: Science

Accessible text covers deformation and stress, derivation of equations of finite elasticity, and formulation of infinitesimal elasticity with application to two- and three-dimensional static problems and elastic waves. 1980 edition.