Geometry and Its Applications
Meyer, Walter J.
- 出版商: CRC
- 出版日期: 2021-06-03
- 售價: $4,350
- 貴賓價: 9.5 折 $4,133
- 語言: 英文
- 頁數: 512
- 裝訂: Hardcover - also called cloth, retail trade, or trade
- ISBN: 0367187981
- ISBN-13: 9780367187989
This unique textbook combines traditional geometry presents a contemporary approach that is grounded in real-world applications. It balances the deductive approach with discovery learning, introduces axiomatic, Euclidean and non-Euclidean, and transformational geometry. The text integrates applications and examples throughout. The Third Edition offers many updates, including expaning on historical notes, Geometry and Its Applications is a significant text for any college or university that focuses on geometry's usefulness in other disciplines. It is especially appropriate for engineering and science majors, as well as future mathematics teachers.
- The Third Edition streamlines the treatment from the previous two editions
- Treatment of axiomatic geometry has been expanded
- Nearly 300 applications from all fields are included
- An emphasis on computer science-related applications appeals to student interest
- Many new excercises keep the presentation fresh
Walter A. Meyer is a professor at Adelphi University in New York.