ERIC Number: ED175692
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: N/A
Reprint Series: Space, Intuition and Geometry. RS-5.
Schaaf, William L., Ed.
This is one in a series of SMSG supplementary and enrichment pamphlets for high school students. This series makes available expository articles which appeared in a variety of mathematical periodicals. Topics covered include: (1) Helmholtz and the nature of geometrical axioms; (2) the straight line; (3) geometry and intuition; and (4) the curvature of space. (MP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Stanford Univ., CA. School Mathematics Study Group.