Maple worksheets on geometry |

Introductory, general and miscellaneous worksheets:

The following Maple worksheets can be downloaded.

They are all compatible with

Classic Worksheet Maple 10.

Polygons- polygon.mws

- Plotting polygons
- Rotating polygon animation - 1 colour
- A polygon subdivided into different coloured triangles
- Rotating polygon animation - 2 colours

An introduction to 3 dimensional images- graph3D.mws

- The 3-dimensional coordinate system
- Regular polyhedra via the
plottoolspackage.- Regular polyhedra via the
geom3dpackage.- Families of polyhedra
spacecurveandtubeplot- Knots and links
- Torus knots

Volumes of solids- vol3D.mws

- Some standard solids.
- A procedure for constructing a prism: prism.
- A procedure for constructing a pyramid: pyramid.
- The volume of a prism.
- The volume of a cylinder.
- The volume of a pyramid 1 . . sheering transformation.
- The volume of a pyramid 2 . . dissection of a cuboid.
- The volume of a cone.
- The surface area of a sphere.
- The volume of a sphere.

Calculating pi- calcpi.mws

- Calculating Pi using regular polygons with a progressively larger number of sides