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The significance of computer algebra for researching the geometry of the triangle

H. B. Griffiths
A. J. Oldknow
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Mathematics with Vision: Proceedings of the First International Mathematica Symposium
Year: 1995
Page range: 167-174

We have common interests in geometry, use of computers in helping to advance mathematics, and implications for education. [Griffiths is former Dean of Faculty of Mathematical Studies at Southampton University, Oldknow former Head of Mathematics at ChIHE]. We are involved in developments in using computers in undergraduate teaching, changes in course content, and writing related materials. (e.g. Griffiths&Oldknow 7, Neill11, Oldknow 12,13,14,17) We are continuing to develop a style of computer aided working in tackling geometry, of which this paper aims to give a flavour through an abbreviated report of our work. Neither of us professes to be expert in Mathematica.