Tuesday, January 18, 2005
- Discussion of course details:
- handout course description
- This was an extensive disucssion of the many course features:
- In class activities.
- The Tool kit
- personal info sheet.
- Flatland as social commentary/satire.
What is Visual Mathematics?
Mathematics that studies topics related to visual experience. [Geometry, Topology, Motion]
Visualization of mathematics that is not inherently visual. [Visualizing Counting]
Triangles, circles: congruence and similarity. What common
features are shared by circles and triangles?... They divide the plane
into two sectors: "inside and outside". Not in the same class as the