## Taxicab Geometry: An Adventure in Non-Euclidean GeometryThis entertaining, stimulating textbook offers anyone familiar with Euclidean geometry undergraduate math students, advanced high school students, and puzzle fans of any age an opportunity to explore taxicab geometry, a simple, non-Euclidean system that helps put Euclidean geometry in sharper perspective. |

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Wonderful Book. Check it out. Great fun! Filled with very interesting exercise's.

#### Review: Taxicab Geometry: An Adventure in Non-Euclidean Geometry

User Review - Bob Finch - GoodreadsI read this charming little book almost 20 years ago, and it has stuck with me since. An elementary introduction to non-euclidean geometry from an intuitive "space". It is not deep, but it is enjoyable and, for me, memorable. Read full review

### Contents

WHAT IS TAXICAB GEOMETRY? | 1 |

SOME APPLICATIONS | 11 |

SOME GEOMETRIC FIGURES | 21 |

DISTANCE FROM A POINT TO A LINE | 31 |

TRIANGLES | 45 |

FURTHER APPLICATIONS TO URBAN GEOGRAPHY | 51 |

SOME DIRECTIONS FOR FURTHER RESEARCH | 63 |