Geometry

Geometry

Seeing, Doing, Understanding

Book - 2003
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Harold Jacobs's Geometry created a revolution in the approach to teaching this subject, one that gave rise to many ideas now seen in the NCTM Standards. Since its publication nearly one million students have used this legendary text. Suitable for either classroom use or self-paced study, it uses innovative discussions, cartoons, anecdotes, examples, and exercises that unfailingly capture and hold student interest.

This edition is the Jacobs for a new generation. It has all the features that have kept the text in class by itself for nearly 3 decades, all in a thoroughly revised, full-color presentation that shows today's students how fun geometry can be. The text remains proof-based although the presentation is in the less formal paragraph format. The approach focuses on guided discovery to help students develop geometric intuition.
Publisher: New York : W. H. Freeman, c2003
Edition: 3rd ed
ISBN: 9780716743613
0716743612
Branch Call Number: 516 J152g 2003
Characteristics: xv, 780 p. : ill. ; 26 cm

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