Jean J. Pedersen
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mathematician and author , Professor of Mathematics at Santa Clara University, has coauthored several books on mathematical topics, including (with Peter Hilton), A Mathematical Tapestry: Demonstrating the Beautiful Unity of Mathematics, (2010).
Science Quotes by Jean J. Pedersen (1 quote)
Geometry is a skill of the eyes and the hands as well as of the mind.
— Jean J. Pedersen
In 'Why We Still Need to Teach Geometry', Proceedings of the Fourth International Congress on Mathematical Education (1983), 159. As quoted and cited in John Del Grande, 'Spacial Sense', The Arithmetic Teacher (Feb 1990), 37, No. 6, 15.