Taxicab Geometry: An Adventure in Non-Euclidean Geometry
This 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 GeometryUser Review - Bob Finch - Goodreads
I 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
WHAT IS TAXICAB GEOMETRY?
SOME GEOMETRIC FIGURES
DISTANCE FROM A POINT TO A LINE
FURTHER APPLICATIONS TO URBAN GEOGRAPHY
SOME DIRECTIONS FOR FURTHER RESEARCH