By W. Abbott C.M.G., O.B.E., Ph.D., B.Sc., M.I..Mech.E., M.R.I. (auth.)
HIS booklet is meant to supply A path IN functional Geometry for engineering scholars who've already acquired a few guideline in basic airplane geometry, graph plotting, and the use T of vectors. It additionally covers the necessities of Secondary institution scholars taking sensible Geometry on the complicated point. The grouping followed, during which aircraft Geometry is handled partially I, and sturdy or Descriptive Geometry partially II, is man made, and it's the goal that the 2 components can be learn simultaneously. The logical therapy of the topic provides many problems and the series of the later chapters in either components is unavoidably a compromise; for instance, sure of the less difficult inter sections and advancements may possibly with virtue be taken at an prior level than that indicated. partially I massive area has been dedicated to Engineering snap shots, rather to the functions of graphical integration. using graphical tools of computation is absolutely justified in such a lot engineering difficulties of a realistic nature-especially the place analytical tools might turn out exhausting -the effects received being as actual because the information warrant.