99 Points of Intersection: Examples, Pictures, Proofs by Hans Walser

By Hans Walser

The ninety nine issues of intersection provided right here have been accumulated in the course of a year-long look for fabulous concurrence of traces. for every instance we discover compelling proof for the occasionally startling undeniable fact that in a geometrical determine 3 directly strains, or occasionally circles, go through one and an analogous aspect. after all, we're conversant in a few examples of this from uncomplicated effortless geometry - the intersection of medians, altitudes, perspective bisectors, and perpendicular bisectors of aspects of a triangle. the following there are lots of extra examples - a few for figures except triangles, a few the place much more than 3 immediately traces go through a typical point.The major a part of the publication offers ninety nine issues of intersection only visually. they're built in a chain of figures, many with no caption or verbal remark. additionally the ebook includes common ideas on and examples of the issues of intersection, in addition to a few regular equipment of proving their life. a number of the examples proven within the ebook have been encouraged via questions and recommendations made via scholars and high-school lecturers. a number of of these examples haven't just a geometrical, but additionally an exciting aesthetic, aspect.The ebook addresses high-school scholars and scholars on the undergraduate point in addition to their lecturers, yet will entice someone attracted to geometry

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