Euclid and his Elements
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|Donald Lancon, Jr.; University of Houston|
|A paper written for a Survey of Math class at Bellaire High School(Bellaire, Texas): a discussion of what is known about Euclid's life and his works other than the Elements, followed by a systematic study of the Elements, examining its content, structure, sources, and place in the history of mathematics. Contents include: the life of Euclid; the works of Euclid other than the Elements (extant, lost, and questionable works); the structure and content of the Elements; suggestions for further study; notes; and bibliography.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Articles, Bibliographies|
|Math Topics:||Euclidean Plane Geometry, History and Biography|
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