ERIC Number: EJ578332
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Proof in Modern Geometry.
Izen, Stanley P.
Mathematics Teacher, v91 n8 p718-20 Nov 1998
Discusses the vital place of proofs in geometry classes. Argues that, although inductive geometry with computer software certainly makes theorems come alive, proofs lead to insight and understanding that allow students to extend the concepts that they see in examples. Presents a theorem, its proof, and a computer exercise. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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