the rules always apply
In geometry, the rules are the rules
In geometry there’s no “i before e except after c” stuff. The rules
are the rules. Everything in your Geometry Toolbox applies
whether you think, draw, touch, look, play, or test your way to an
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Use your BRAIN
Use the REAL
Use a PENCIL
Use a COMPUTER
Your GEOMETRY TOOLBOX
works with ALL of these methods.
So no matter which of
these methods I use, I’ll
get the same answers?
Yes, you’ll get the same results however
you approach it.
Geometry is nice like that! For practical reasons, we’ll be
using your brain and a pencil and paper for this chapter,
but if you want to make use of the other methods as well
then that’s cool, too.