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Activity: Lunes and Triangles in Spherical Geometry
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Go to: http://www.uwosh.edu/faculty_staff/szydliks/elliptic/elliptic.htm (opens a new window)
Description: This activity (with built-in java sketchpad applets) guides students through areas of lunes and triangles in spherical geometry, concluding with an exploration about
Technology Type: Java Applet 
Author: Carol Seaman and Stephen Szydlik
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Courses: Geometry General, Special topics, Spherical geometry

Teacher Review (Based on classroom experience)
Reviewer: Craig, Dec 13 2004 05:28:02:670PM
What did students learn? Students had spent a week exploring spherical geometry before trying this activity; in doing this activity, they learned new ideas about areas in spherical geometry.
Recommended for: Geometry: Special topics
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