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Title: Geometric Systems in Architecture
Url: http://www.yale.edu/ynhti/curriculum/guides/1983/1/83.01.09.x.html
Creator: Decaprio, Sheryl A.
Publisher: Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute
Description: Lessons that include deriving formulas for volume by building rectangular prisms, identifying geometric solids by constructing cubes, tetrahedrons, and octahedrons, and identifying geometric patterns found in ceiling and wall tiles. Additional lessons deal with geometric systems manifested in the crystal structure of minerals. Students are introduced to three-dimensional figures in nature, in the classroom, and in architecture.
LC Classification: Fine arts -- Architecture
Fine arts -- Arts in general -- Special subjects or topics, A-Z -- Mathematics
Fine arts -- Arts in general -- The arts in relation to other subjects, A-Z -- Mathematics
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry
Science -- Mathematics -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Mathematics
Mathematics -- Applied mathematics
Arts
Arts -- Architecture
Mathematics -- Geometry
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Laboratory Modules
Lesson Plans
Mathematics Materials
Teaching Guides
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Worksheets
Format: html
Audience: Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Teaching Professionals
Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Language: English
Rights: Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Architecture
Higher-Dimensional Geometry
Date Of Record Release: 2007-04-09 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-03-17 13:20:04 (W3C-DTF)
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Resource URL Clicks: 16
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