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Product No. 6657 Supplementary Print Price: FREE with membership
 

Symmetry & Patterns (GeoMAP)

Nancy Crisler


Mathematics Topic:
Geometry
Application Areas:
Design, construction, anthropology
Prerequisites:
Algebra

| ©1996 by COMAP, Inc. | 46 pages |


Through the eyes of an archaeologist, students learn about mathematical patterns and how they can be used to help us understand ancient civilizations.

GeoMAP library available on CD-ROM product no. 7592

Table of Contents:

INTRODUCTION

SECTION ONE: RIGID MOTIONS IN THE PLANE

SECTION TWO: ISOMETRIES AND PATTERNS

SECTION THREE: STRIP PATTERNS

SECTION FOUR: TWO-DIMENSIONAL PATTERNS

SECTION FIVE: PATTERN ANALYSIS AND ARCHAEOLOGY