ERIC Number: EJ389598
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Hippocrates and Archytas Double the Cube: A Heuristic Interpretation.
Hughes, Barnabas B.
College Mathematics Journal, v20 n1 p42-48 Jan 1989
Illustrates how heuristics can provide a psychological narrative of Hippocrates' and Archytas' thinking on the duplication of the cube. Four general heuristic techniques were used. (YP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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