A Supplement to the First Four Books of Euclid's Elements
Author: Paul Dunne
Publisher: Independently Published
Euclid's Elements Step by Step is a quick and easy way to learn the first four books of Euclid's Elements.Whether you are taking a geometry course which includes a module on Euclid's Elements, or you are interested in learning Euclid's geometry because of its fundamental importance in the historical development of mathematics and logic, you need Euclid's Elements Step by Step. There is no other similar resource available anywhere.The Propositions in Euclid's Elements are not complicated, but the manner in which they are presented in currently-available translations makes them extremely tedious to learn. With Euclid's Elements Step by Step to hand, and Euclid's Elements as a reference, you will have everything you need to enable you to learn Euclid's Propositions with a minimum of effort.In Euclid's Elements Step by Step, each Proposition is organised as follows: -PROPOSITION STATEMENT-GIVEN-REQUIRED TO PROVE / REQUIRED TO CONSTRUCT-CONSTRUCTION-PROOF-NOTES AND COMMENTS WHERE APPROPRIATEBecause of this, each proof in Euclid's Elements Step by Step is-Less verbose than Euclid's original-Easier to understand than Euclid's original-Illustrated with coloured diagrams-Illustrated using numbered angles-Logically justified line-by-lineThe author, Paul Dunne has many years' experience as a mathematics teacher and computer-based training courseware writer.