Throughout history, Geometry has been widely considered as one of the seven liberal arts. The liberal arts that make up the trivium are: grammar, rhetoric, dialectic and the liberal arts that make up the quadrivium are: arithmetic, geometry, astronomy and[…]

# Category: Polygons & Polyhedra

January
18
2016

0 Comments

January
19
2016

Mathematics was one of many hobbies for the French General Napoleon. He was particularly interested in the study of geometry and its relationship with regular polygons. In 1797, Napoleon explained the solutions to several geometry problems that he had learned[…]

January
20
2016

## The Platonic Solids

- LOCATED IN Polygons & Polyhedra

A polyhedron is a three dimensional solid made up of faces, edges and corners. Many naturally occurring crystals have polyhedral shaped structures. A regular polyhedron is made up entirely of regular polygons. All of its faces, edges and corners are[…]

© 2017 glennwestmore.com.au.