COMPLEX NUMBERS AND GEOMETRY
COMPLEX NUMBERS AND GEOMETRY
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Complex Numbers and Geometry
by Liangshin Hahn
Provides a selfcontained introduction to complex numbers and college geometry written in an informal style with an emphasis on the motivation behind the ideas... The author engages the reader with a casual style, motivational questions, interesting problems and historical notes. Mathematical Reviews
The purpose of this book is to demonstrate that complex numbers and geometry can be blended together beautifully, resulting in easy proofs and natural generalizations of many theorems in plane geometrysuch as the Napoleon theorem, the PtolemyEuler theorem, the Simson theorem, and the Morley theorem. Beginning with a construction of complex numbers, readers are taken on a guided tour that includes something for everyone, even those with advanced degrees in mathematics. Yet, the entire book is accessible to a talented highschool student.The book is self containedno background in complex numbers is assumedand can be covered at a leisurely pace in a one semester course. Many of the chapters can be read independently. Over 100 exercises are included. The book would be suitable as a text for a geometry course, or for a problem solving seminar, or as enrichment for the student who wants to know more.
 Brand name: MAA
 Author: Liangshin Hahn
 ISBN: 9780883855102
 200 pp.
 Paperback
 1994
 Series: Spectrum
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