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Euclidean constructions

Postby Joseph Malkevitch » Sat Nov 18, 2017 1:41 pm

Dear Colleagues,

While ruler and straight edge constructions in Euclidean geometry are of great historical interest I don't see them as a topic to promote in K-12 education. However, those interested in the circle of ideas that these constructions lead to may enjoy looking at:

where there are "puzzles" related to these ideas that can be worked on in an online environment.


Joseph Malkevitch
Department of Mathematics
York College (CUNY)
Jamaica, New York 11451


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