A Text-Book of Geometry
by G. A. Wentworth
Publisher: Ginn & Company 1898
Number of pages: 264
All unnecessary discussions and scholia have been avoided, and such methods have been adopted as experience and attentive observation, combined with repeated trials, have shown to be most readily comprehended. No attempt has been made to render more intelligible the simple notions of position, magnitude, and direction, which every child derives from observation, but it is helieved that these notions have been limited and denned with mathematical precision.
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This book is intended for use by a parent and a child. It is recommended that the parent have some familiarity with geometry, but this is not necessary. The parent can simply read the chapter before teaching the child and then learn it together.
by William C. Bartol - Leach, Shewell & Sanborn
The author gives a number of theorems for demonstration and many illustrative examples. A section on Mensuration is introduced with the design of calling special attention to all the important rules for finding volumes and surfaces of solids ...
by George Wentworth, David E. Smith - Ginn and Company
For a generation this was the leading textbook on the subject of plane geometry in America. Topics covered: rectilinear figures, the circle, proportion, similar polygons, areas of polygons, regular polygons and circles, etc.
This geometry text is written for the Pre-university students to serve as an introduction to Higher Elementary Geometry, either as a subsidiary or a main Subject. The aim is to give to the Students certain Elementary ideas about the subject.