Generalising some geometrical theorems and objects
CITATION: De Villiers, M. 2016. Generalising some geometrical theorems and objects. Learning and Teaching Mathematics, 21:17-21.
The original publication is available at http://www.amesa.org.za/LTM21.htm
This article presents two possible examples of appropriate generalisation activities. The first is the generalisation of a familiar theorem for cyclic quadrilaterals to cyclic polygons, while the second is the generalisation of the concept of a rectangle to a higher order polygons.