Instructions: Zooming in allows you to "move closer" to the terms and view a smaller portion of the Landscape. Click on the terms with the right mouse button to display the pop-up menu then choose Zoom In or Zoom Out (or Show All). When zoomed in on a section of the Landscape, left click and drag the image to move (pan) around.

 

The Landscape of Why Study Geometry is a random landscape of terms about the importance of geometry.

  • First, geometry is important to a wide range of scientific and technological fields.

  • Second, geometry sharpens thinking skills by teaching the process of logical reasoning and deductive thinking. Every career uses the logical reasoning learned in geometry.

  • Third, artists made creative use of geometry throughout the centuries. Enjoy the geometry of Man-Made Wonders of the World: Pyramids of Egypt, Machu Picchu, Great Wall of China, Taj Mahal, Bali, Angkor Wat, Forbidden City, Bagan Temples & Pagodas, Karnak Temple, Teotihuacan, Nazca Lines and more.

This brainstorming technique is a mental exercise for producing ideas by right brain thinking (random, visual, subjective, emotional, holistic, intuitive, creative, divergent).

Brainstorming is a group creativity technique by which a group tries to find a solution for a specific problem by gathering a list of ideas spontaneously contributed by its members. The term was popularized by Alex Faickney Osborn in 1953 through the book Applied Imagination. In the book, Osborn not only proposed the brainstorming method but also established effective rules for hosting brainstorming sessions.

 

 

Pyramids, Machu Picchu, Great Wall, Taj Mahal, Bali, Angkor, Forbidden City, Bagan, Karnak, Teotihuacan

 

 

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