Math 174, Plane Geometry, Fall 2006

Mo/Tu/We/Fr 10:00-11:00am in 245 Dennison

Instructor: Harm Derksen
office: 3067 East Hall
email: hderksen@umich.edu
phone: (734) 763 2309
office hours:Mo/Tu/Fr 1-2pm
webpage: http://www.math.lsa.umich.edu/~hderksen/math174.f06/index.html
recommended books: H.S.M. Coxeter, S.L. Greitzer, Geometry Revisited, Mathematical Association of America, New Mathematical Library 19, 1967. ISBN 0-88385-619-0
R.Hartshorne, Geometry: Euclid and beyond Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics, Springer-Verlag, New York, 2000, ISBN 0-387-98650-2.
You will not need to purchase any books. There will be handouts.
supplies needed: straight-edge, protractor, compass, blank paper
related links: Euclid's Elements, the historic book online.
Cut-The-Knot, interactive math webpage, includes many interactive geometric constructions.

Policies

Grade: based on homework and participation.