MS2013

Geometry

 

  Please click below for a

 Course outline    including information on continuous assessment.

 Lectures: Mondays, 3:00-4:00 pm, WGB G-15; Wednesdays, 12:00-1:00pm, in WGB  G-08.

 Tutorials: Mondays, 4:00-5:00pm in Kane G01.

  Review: Wednesday, 22nd April, 12:00-14:00 in WGB G08

Continuous Assessment

Date

Place and time

Test 1

Wednesday,  Feb 11

WGB G 08 at 12:00-1:00pm

Test 2

Wednesday,  March 11

WGB G 08 at 12:00-1:00pm

Instructor's Information:

 Email: A.Mustata@ucc.ie
Office: Western Gateway Building 1.46
Office hours: 1:00-2:30 pm Wednesdays, or by appointment.
Office phone: 420-5852


Online Course Materials    

 

2015 final exam and solutions

 

Lecture notes.                                           Tables: Special Quadrilaterals and Triangle Geometry

How to work out a proof on your own.          Summary of special quadrilaterals

Notes on Areas                                               Summary of triangle geometry                           


Exercise sets:

Ex.Set 1       Ex.Set 2      Ex. Set 3       Ex. Set 4

                    Solutions    Solutions      Solutions

Exam materials:

Past exams available here. Here are solutions to Summer2011 and Summer2012

Summer 2013 Final Exam and Solutions

Summer 2014 Exam and Solutions.

 

Practice exams:  sample 1  sample 2   sample 3

Some review questions. These are intended to build skills and confidence in tackling new problems, through your independent work. I will not post up solutions, but will answer questions related to your work on these.


Online References:  

-        Euclid's Elements with coloured diagrams by Oliver Byrne, 1847.

Download it in PDF or other formats from here.

-          GeoGebra, a user-friendly geometry computer package available freely at   http://www.geogebra.org/cms/ in which coloured diagrams

-          Euclid's The Elements, on-line editions: http://farside.ph.utexas.edu/euclid/Elements.pdf   (closer to the original) and http://www.gutenberg.org/files/21076/21076-pdf.pdf (adapted).

-          David Hilbert, The foundations of Geometry, on-line edition: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/17384/17384-pdf.pdf