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Schaum's Outlines-Problem Solved
More than 400,000 sold!
This review of standard college courses in geometry has been updated to reflect the latest course scope and sequences. The new edition includes an added chapter on Solid Geometry and a chapter on Transformation, plus expanded explanations of particularly difficult topics, as well as many new worked-out and supplementary problems.
Synopsis
Three million high school students and 172, 000 college students enroll in geometry classes every year. Schaum's Outline of Geometry, Third Edition, is fully updated to reflect the many changes in geometry curriculum, including new terminology and notation and a new chapter on how to use the graphing calculator.
About the Author
Barnett Rich holds a PH.D. from Columbia University. Among his many achievements are the 6 degrees that he earned and the 23 books that he wrote, among them Schaum's Outlines of Elementary Algebra, Modern Elementary Algebra, and Review of Elementary Algebra.
Table of Contents
Schaum's Outline of Geometry, 4ed
Introduction Requirements
1. Lines, Angles, and Triangles
2. Methods of Proof
3. Congruent Triangles
4. Parallel Lines, Distances, and Angle Sums
5. Parallelograms, Trapezoids, Medians, and Midpoints
6. Circles
7. Similarity
8. Trigonometry
9. Areas
10. Regular Polygons and the Circle
11. Locus
12. Analytic Geometry
13. Inequalities and Indirect Reasoning
14. Improvement of Reasoning
15. Constructions
16. Proofs of Important Theorems
17. Extending Plane Geometry into Solid Geometry
18. Transformations
19. Non-Euclidean Geometry