inscribed angle euclid's elements Pons Asinorum Descarte

In-depth follow-up to high school geometry: striking new results/connections; analysis/proof of new/familiar results from various perspectives; extensions (projective geometry, e.g.); relation of classical unsolvable constructions to modern algebra; models/technology for geometric exploration.
Level 3 and (MATH 221/3.0 or MATH 280/3.0 or MATH 281/3.0), or permission of the Department.
Gregory G. Smith (314 Jeffery Hall, 533-2438,
(slot 001)
Monday, 08:30–09:30 in 412A Stirling Hall
Tuesday, 10:30–11:30 in 412A Stirling Hall
Thursday, 09:30–10:30 in 412A Stirling Hall
Office Hours:

Wednesday, 16:00–17:00 in 201 Jeffery Hall
Final Exam:

Monday, 20 April 2015; 14:00–17:00 in BEWS
David E. Joyce, Euclid's elements,,
Robin Hartshorne, Geometry: Euclid and beyond, UTM, Springer-Verlag, New York, 2000.
Alexander Ostermann and Gerhard Wanner, Geometry by Its History, Springer, New York, 2012.
I. Todhunter, Spherical Trigonometry, Project Gutenberg eBook, 2006.