Geometry's Great Thinkers

Math for the REAL World

This book introduces students to both ancient and modern pioneer figures of geometry. Students are entertainingly guided through important theories and concepts integral to the use of geometry. Includes detailed background information on Pythagoras of Samos, Euclid of Alexandria, Rene Descartes, and Grace Chisholm Young. Fascinating coverage is provided on the models of the Pythagorean theorem, the basics of Euclidean geometry, and the Cartesian coordinate system.

RL
Grades
5
IL
Grades
5-8
GRL
Z
Details:
Product type:
ISBN: 978-1-4042-6073-3
Author: Bonnie Leech
Copyright: 2010
Reading Level: Grade 5
Interest Level: Grades 5-8
GRL: Z
Lexile: 1000L
Dimensions: 7 1/8" x 8 1/2"