Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
|Mathematics Dept., Bellevue Community College, Bellevue, WA|
|Illustrated descriptions of six mathematical concepts: the Pythagorean Theorem, Archimedes' Tombstone, the Möbius Strip, the Koch Snowflake Curve, Plateau's Problem (minimal surfaces), and Counting to Infinity. Each snippet contains a very brief history and an explanation of the concept; Plateau's Problem and Counting to Infinity contain links to Web sites that provide additional information about persons or concepts mentioned in the snippet.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), College|
|Math Topics:||Infinity, Fractals, Differential Geometry, Higher-Dimensional Geometry, Triangles and Other Polygons, History and Biography, Number Theory, Topology|
© 1994- Drexel University. All rights reserved.
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.