Cailey Perrone
Ms. Grubisic
Honors Geometry/p.4
31 January 2011
Writing #2
Who was Pythagoras?
Pythagoras was a Greek mathematician who formed a secret religious and scientific
society. He is most famous for his establishment for the Pythagorean Theorem.
Cailey Perrone
Honors Geometry/p.4
20 April 2011
Writing #6
Geometric Solids
For my Geometric Solids project I was inspired by my love for Starbucks coffee. I
decided to make my favorite drink at Starbucks, a tall caramel frappuccino, no whip cream. To
ac
Cailey Perrone
Honors Geometry
21 September 2010
Writing Assignment 3
Self Evaluation
This quarter we have been learning all the basic elements of geometry and practicing
them so they become second nature. I have been over all understanding the work, but
Cailey Perrone
Honors Geometry/ p.4
1 April 2011
Writing #5
Women in the History of Mathematics
In a field of predominately male pioneers and discoverers it is fascinating to find out
about all the women that can be found in the history of mathematics. Th
Cailey Perrone
Ms. Grubisic
H.Geometry/ p.4
Writing #1
Early Hindu civilizations
have made a great number of
contributions to math, and more
specifically geometry. They muddled through all the misguided information available to them at
that time to later
Cailey Perrone
Honors Geometry
24 November 2010
Writing Assignment #8
At the beginning of Donald Duck in Mathmagic Land Donald is adamant that math is
only useful only to egg heads. He ends up in Mathmagic Land where the Spirit of Adventure
explains to hi
Cailey Perrone
Honors Geometry
24 November 2010
Writing Assignment #7
The Golden Rectangle is a
fascinating figure that has ratios
that allow it to duplicate itself
infinitely many times. The
Father of mathematics,
Pythagoras, is said to have discovered t
Cailey Perrone
Ms. Grubisic
H. Geometry/p.4
15 January 2011
Writing Assignment #3
Chase and Sam are in their club house which is 60 feet off the ground. Sams dad calls him down
to mow the lawn. The angle of depression is 55 degrees. How far away from his