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Challenging Problems in Geometry

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Designed for high school students and teachers with an interest in mathematical problem-solving, this volume offers a wealth of nonroutine problems in geometry that stimulate students to explore unfamiliar or little-known aspects of mathematics.
Included are nearly 200 problems dealing with congruence and parallelism, the Pythagorean theorem, circles, area relationships, Pt
Paperback, 272 pages
Published May 21st 1996 by Dover Publications
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Sep 27, 2014 Clintweathers rated it really liked it
Just about anything that either Posamentier or Salkind write is going to be fun and challenging.

This book is just what it says -- a whole bunch of tough geometry problems. There are answers in the back, but they're terse and not always easy to follow.

Luckily, there are blogs and githubs with better explanations and methods for any of the problems with which you might have problems.

There are much worse ways to spend a rainy saturday than working through one of these problems.
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Alfred S. Posamentier (born October 18, 1942) is among the most prominent American educators in the country and is a lead commentator on American math and science education, regularly contributing to The New York Times and other news publications. He has created original math and science curricula, emphasized the need for increased math and science funding, promulgated criteria by which to select ...more
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