Geometry—Ancient Ropes and Modern Phones
Lecture no. 1 from the course: Geometry: An Interactive Journey to Mastery
Taught by Professor James Tanton | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
Explore the origins of one of the oldest branches of mathematics. See how geometry not only deals with practical concerns such as mapping, navigation, architecture, and engineering, but also offers an intellectual journey in its own right—inviting big, deep questions.