Reference Topics 7-1

Euclid’s Elements can be found at:
http://aleph0.clarku.edu/~djoyce/java/elements/elements.html

These sites give some great examples of symmetry.
http://www.mcescher.com/Gallery/gallery-symmetry.htm

Problem 1 presents an optical illusion. If you like this sort of problem you might enjoy checking out this site.
http://www.billiardworld.com/puzzles.html

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Section 7.1: Geometry

7.1 Outline

  1. Greek (Euclidean) geometry
    1. undefined terms
      1. point
      2. line
      3. plane
      4. surface
    2. categories
      1. traditional (Euclidean) geometry
      2. transformational geometry
    3. Euclid’s postulates
      1. postulate
      2. axiom
      3. theorem
      4. five postulates
    4. parallel lines
    5. non-Euclidean geometries
    6. straightedge
    7. line segment
    8. congruent figures
    9. construct a figure
      1. construct a circle
      2. construct
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