You are here

A Mathematical Gift III: The Interplay Between Topology, Functions, Geometry, and Algebra

Publisher: 
American Mathematical Society
Number of Pages: 
129
Price: 
29.00
ISBN: 
0-8218-3284-0
Date Received: 
Sunday, August 14, 2005
Reviewable: 
Yes
Include In BLL Rating: 
No
Koji Shiga and Toshikazu Sunada
Series: 
Mathematical World 23
Publication Date: 
2005
Format: 
Paperback
Audience: 
Category: 
General
Fernando Q. Gouvêa
09/8/2008

The story of the birth of manifolds

  • The prelude to the birth of manifolds
  • The birth of manifolds

The story of area and volume from everyday notions to mathematical concepts

  • Transition from the notion of "size" to the concept of "area"
  • Scissors-congruent polygons
  • Scissors-congruent polyhedra
Publish Book: 
Modify Date: 
Monday, September 8, 2008

Dummy View - NOT TO BE DELETED