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This task-driven text emphasizes strategies and processes and is very different from the usual style of mathematics textbooks. Each of the sections is designed to stand alone so that they can be studied in any order or dipped into as needed. The Second Edition has been updated to meet the needs of anyone wanting to refresh their knowledge and understanding of mathematics. There is an emphasis on learning and doing mathematics, with an expanded section on measures and proportion, and statistics.

Geometry
Geometry
Introduction

Although it is now often called ‘shape and space’, geometry is the original term for the study of relationships between points, lines, circles, planes and other 2D and 3D objects. Geometry has a very long history, arising from the practical measurement of land in the Nile delta in ancient Egypt and the ...

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