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The Application of Mechanics to Geometry. Popular Lectures in Mathematics [microform] / B. Yu Kogan
Bib ID 5380323
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Kogan, B. Yu
 
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Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1974 
65 p. 
Summary

Presented in this translation are three chapters. Chapter I discusses the composition of forces and several theorems of geometry are proved using the fundamental concepts and certain laws of statics. Chapter II discusses the perpetual motion postulate; several geometric theorems are proved using the postulate that perpetual motion is impossible. In Chapter III, the Center of Gravity, Potential Energy, and Work are discussed. (MK)

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Availability: The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL 60637 (Order No. 450163; $4.50).

Sponsoring Agency: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.

Contract Number: NSF-G-8847(MA).

ERIC Note: For related documents, see SE 030 461-465. Not available in hard copy due to copyright restrictions. Translated and adapted from the Russian edition.

Educational level discussed: Higher Education.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects College Mathematics.  |  Force.  |  Geometric Concepts.  |  Geometry.  |  Higher Education.  |  Lecture Method.  |  Mathematical Applications.  |  Mathematics.  |  Mechanics (Physics)
Form/genre Translations.
Other authors/contributors Chicago Univ., IL. Dept. of Mathematics
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